Careers

Data from the fall 2009 Salary Survey of the National Association of Colleges and Employers, copyright holder.
Employer distribution for physics bachelors.
Field of employment for physics bachelors.
Important knowledge and skills used on the job by physics bachelors.

 
The American Physical Society maintains a Careers in Physics website as a gateway for physicists, students, and physics enthusiasts to information about physics jobs and careers. There you can find physics job listings, career advice, upcoming workshops and meetings, and career and job related resources.
 
SPS jobs, an online career center is supported by the Society of Physics Students and Sigma Pi Sigma (The Physics Honor Society).
 
The American Astronomical Society maintains a similar  Career Services website for astronomers.
 
The Statistical Research Center of the American Institute of Physics is your source for data on education and employment in physics, astronomy and allied fields. The links on their Web site lead to listings of full reports and highlighted tables and graphs.
 
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Recent UD Physics & Astronomy majors are pursuing  Ph.D. studies at  Boston University, UC Berkeley, Rutgers University, University of Pennsylvania, Ohio State, UI Urbana-Champaign, Caltech, SUNY Albany ...