Applying to Sac State Physics
Currently, we offer four degree programs in our department:
- BS Physics - Designed with those intending on pursuing advanced study in physics or astrophysics.
- BS Physics, Applied Physics Concentration - Designed to prepare students for productive careers in industry or graduate studies in related fields.
- BA Physics - Our liberal arts oriented degree that provides a core of physics training and a great deal of flexibility.
- BA Physics, Teacher Preparation Concentration - A concentration designed for those interested in teaching high school or middle school.
Have questions about your preparation and background? Contact the Physics Office to schedule an appointment with a faculty member that can go over your records to help figure out the best classes to take to help you succeed in physics.
We also offer minors in Physics and Astronomy, and Certificates in Scientific Instrument Development and Scientific Computing and Simulation. While minors and certificates need not be declared until they are completed, we recommend stopping by for an advising session early on.
You can find application information for Sacramento State at the Admissions website.