Careers

Students who pursue a degree in physics or astronomy have a variety of careers to choose from. See the options below for an incomplete list. 

Physics career options

  • Renewable Energy manager
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Satellite Engineer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Clinical Scientist
  • Astrophysicist
  • Laser Fusion Scientist
  • Project Engineer
  • Researcher
  • Optical Engineer
  • Program Manager
  • Medical Physicist
  • Teacher
  • Professor
  • Director
  • Safety Engineer
  • Highway Designer
  • Science Communicator
  • Quality Engineer

Astronomy career options

  • Planetarium Director
  • Theoretical Astrophysicists
  • Researcher
  • Teaching
  • Astronomical Artist