Physics Degree: Associate of Science

The completion of the following courses is appropriate for you if you plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a major in physics. You are urged to consult with a physics faculty advisor before beginning any program of study. These courses provide the basic preparation leading to Chemistry related careers. Some courses might not be offered each semester.

Physics Degree

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  • Associate of Science with an emphasis in Physics

Career Paths/Options in Physics

  • Teaching
  • Forensics/Law
  • Industry
  • Medicine
  • Medical Instrumentation Development
  • Alternative Energy Research/Development
  • Weather Forecasting
  • Physicist
  • Researcher
  • Professor
  • Engineer
  • Radiologist
  • Biophysicist

 

Gainful Employment Information

The US Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation." (Click here for more information.) The information provided here is the best available to us but represents one year’s data only, however, we hope that this information is helpful to our current students and to prospective students as they make their career and educational choices.

 

About Red Rocks Community College: We are a two-year college located in Lakewood, a surrounding area of Denver, and offer a serene foothills setting with wild life, rolling hills and mountain views. With the help of our supportive learning community of faculty and staff, we offer flexible online, weekend, self-paced, accelerated and traditional classes that transfer easily to any four-year college in Colorado.  RRCC is a community college that provides degrees and certificates for new or returning students, and concurrent enrollment for high school students since 1969.