About the Department
The Physics Department offers course work leading to a bachelor of science and to a bachelor of arts degree. A minor in physics is also offered. Undergraduates preparing for graduate study in physics should take the bachelor of science in physics. Undergraduates preparing for teaching at the pre-college level should take the bachelor of arts in physics. Those undergraduates preparing to work in industry or considering graduate work in engineering should consult with the Physics Department to determine which degree to pursue. The Physics Department is taught jointly by the faculties of MSCD and the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center. MSCD students will receive instruction from the faculty of both institutions.
The Physics Department also offers courses in astronomy, which are designed primarily as general
Department of Physics