The Department of Physics offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees to a wide variety of students from around the nation and the world.

Undergraduate (Requirements)

  • Minor in Physics
  • Bachelors of Arts (BA) with a Major in Physics
  • Bachelors of Science (BS) in Physics
  • Recommended Plans of Study for the Minor, BA, and BS (scroll down on the page that opens)

Graduate (Requirements)

  • Masters of Science (MS)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

The Department of Physics also works closely with the UIC Department of Education who offers a Masters of Education (MEd) in Instructional Education: Science Education. This is an exciting and attractive option for physics students interested in teaching and in being certified for science education.