Degree options & courses

Physics overview

Our small department and hands-on research opportunities give our students individualized, in-depth preparation for graduate school and careers in science.  Students also gain all the benefits of a liberal arts education, and Cornell's flexible One Course At A Time schedule adds even more possibilities. Learn more about the physics major

Engineering Sciences overview

We will launch a new major in Engineering Sciences in fall 2015, and we are currently in the process of hiring an engineering professor to lead the program. Learn more about the engineering sciences major