I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.  ― Isaac Newton

The mission of the Physics Department is to provide students the opportunity to gain a working knowledge of the key concepts of physics, strengthen their critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and successfully apply their physics skills and knowledge in a laboratory setting.

The Physics department offers a B.S. in Science Education and a Minor in Physics