St. John's College of Liberal Arts and SciencesQueens Campus
Physics is a demanding but rewarding major that leads to an exciting array of career opportunities, as well as further graduate study.
Our program prepares you with the necessary technical knowledge and skills, intellectual curiosity, and ethical awareness to become a life-long learner. You will learn to demonstrate understanding and application of fundamental physical laws and concepts, communicate scientific work effectively in writing and speaking, use computers for computation and simulation, and participate in society as a scientifically literate person.
As a Physics major, you may be eligible to pursue pathways to graduate programs in the School of Education.
Mostafa Sadoqi, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
St. Albert Hall, Room B-40
For more information about admission to this and other acclaimed undergraduate programs at St. John’s University, please visit Undergraduate Admission.
The major requires 41 credits including:
You will also complete three elective credits approved by the department.
As a Physics major, you will also complete the following Mathematics and Computer Science courses: