Graduate Learning Outcomes
The overall student learning outcomes for the Graduate Program in Applied Physics:
- The student will develop broad knowledge of physics principles and their application to current technology problems.
- The student will develop detailed knowledge of current management practices.
- The student will develop expert knowledge in one of two focus areas: (1) Materials Science/Nanotechnology, or (2) Optics/Optical Instrumentation.
- The student will develop the skills needed to conduct research in their chosen focus area in either the industrial or academic setting.