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Bachelor of Science in Physics University of Washington



Course info


The Bachelor of Science in Physics (BS) allows students to pursue a rigorous curriculum focused on the study of the universe from the largest galaxies to the smallest subatomic particles. The degree includes the traditional areas of physics and has four possible (non-transcript) concentrations: general physics, astrophysics, biophysics and condensed matter.

Physics Major Goals

Through the physics major, students will be gain the ability to:

Apply critical thinking skills and quantitative reasoning abilities to the physical world.

Apply the principles and theories of physics to a variety of areas in the sciences and other evidence-based endeavors .

Understand the history, organization, and underlying principles of physics and the application of these principles to the physical world.

Anticipate and assess trajectories of technological change in a variety of industries using physics, along with critical thinking abilities developed in physics courses.

Utilize thermodynamics, modern physics, and other physics principles, in the design and optimization of new technologies.

Understand the ethical implications of physics in nature and society.

Teach physics in secondary schools.

Career Possibilities for Physics Majors

Studying Physics at UWB provides students with the knowledge and hands-on experience to be successful physicists and also to pursue careers in many diverse sectors. Our Physics graduates are fully prepared to enter a wide variety of occupations or to pursue further studies at graduate or professional schools. Physics graduates find satisfying and rewarding work in a wide array of industries and organizations, including:

Research laboratories

Space and astronomy

Medical science





Geophysics and Meteorology

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study Bachelor of Science in Physics.

Full Time (180 credit hours)

Tuition fees

$39,114.00 (28,67,033) per year




University of Washington Bothell

18115 Campus Way NE,



98011, United States

Full Time (180 credit hours)

Tuition fees

$39,114.00 (28,67,033) per year


21-Jun-21, 29-Sep-21


University of Washington

Schmitz Hall, 1410 NE Campus Parkway,



98195, United States

Entry requirement for international students

Student must have a High School Qualification.

Due to limited testing availability from COVID-19, the UW will accept the Duolingo’s English Test for autumn 2021 applicants. A minimum score of 105 will be required for admission. The TOEFL iBT special home edition and the IELTS Indicator at home exam will also be accepted for 2021 international freshman applicants.

English proficiency

TOEFL (iBT) - Minimum score required: 76, Recommended score: 92 or higher

IELTS - Minimum score required: 6.0, Recommended score: 7.0 or higher

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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