WebLinks: Careers by Major/Interest

Physics

Note: This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of occupations associated with this major. Refer to other WebLink pages for additional occupations, job descriptions and job search sites.


Sample Occupations 


Additional Occupations


Examples of Employers

  • Aerospace Industry
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • Automobile Manufacturers
  • Chemical Manufacturers
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Computer Hardware/Software Manufacturers
  • Department of Energy
  • Electrical Equipment Manufacturers
  • Electronics Industry
  • Medical Schools 
  • Military
  • Observatories
  • Petroleum Industry
  • Power Plants
  • Research Firms
  • Secondary Schools
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Steel/Metals Industry
  • Telephone/Cable Industry
  • Waste Management Firms

Occupational & Professional  Information


Physics-Related Job Sites


Government Sites

Government employment is a potential career path for people from just about any major or background. Visit these pages for more information:


NIU Links


Links of Interest to All Majors