Physics Undergraduate Student

​CMU offers a rigorous physics program that promotes thoughtful inquiry and prepares you well for graduate studies or a physics-related career. A degree in physics or astronomy may qualify you for a wide range of positions related to different areas such as engineering, mathematics, computer science and environmental science; and for those with the appropriate background, some nonscience fields as well, such as finance.


As an undergraduate, you'll learn from our excellent faculty and find the equipment, facilities and resources you need to dig into the scientific and technological work that will help prepare you for your future.

Undergraduate Programs in Physics