Department of Physics

Research Experiences and Internships

We receive opening announcements on a regular basis and many of our majors are or have been employed with area companies such as Air Force Research Laboratories, Berrihill Research Corp, Cornerstone Research, Defense Research Associates, Mound Labs, Photon-X, Prime Control, SET Associates, Spectral Energetics, Spectral Energies.  These are just a few companies that hire physics graduates for both careers and internship/co-ops.  Here are some websites: Berriehill Research Corp, UES, Cornerstone Research Group, MacB, Woolpert, Riverside Research Institute, Kodak, GE Aviation, Leidos, ...

Students can also carry out research experiences at other universities and they have gone to such places as Cornell, Harvard, and the University of Maryland.