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What You Do

An Physicist performs some or all of the following duties:

  • Design and conduct research in experimental and theoretical physics
  • Carry out analysis of research data and prepare research reports
  • Participate as a member of a research or development team in the design and development of experimental, industrial equipment, instrumentation and procedures

What You Need

  • Ability to be imaginative, patient, persistent, and curious
  • Excellent mathematical, analytical, and mechanical skills
  • Ability to conduct research, use computers, and perform complex calculations
  • Excellent communication skills

Your Career Pathway

University Bachelor's Degree

Acadia: Faculty of Science - Physics

4 Years

Dalhousie: Faculty of Science - Physics and Atmospheric Science

Saint Francis Xavier: Faculty of Science - Physics

Saint Mary's: Faculty of Science - Physics

University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) Bachelor of Science (Major in Physics)

4 Years$6,270/year