Physical Sciences

Physical science is a multidisciplinary major that deals primarily with nonliving matter. It concerns itself with the theoretical and observable natural phenomena of our world and universe. Graduates of this program have many career options and can work in a number of different environments.

Related career titles

Astronomer
Chemist
Ecologist
Geochemist
Geologist
Geophysicist
Occupational Health and Safety Specialist 
Hydrologist
Mathematician
Mineralogist
Molecular physicist
Oceanographer
Paleontologist
Physicist
Seismologist

Surveyor

Resources available in ACIC*

Careers in the Environment
Careers in Science
EcoGuide to Careers that Make a Difference
Great Jobs for Chemistry Majors
Great Jobs for Geology Majors
Opportunities in Chemistry Careers

*Books are available for a 2-day checkout period.

Related physical sciences links

K-State Interdisciplinary Majors Study Guide
http://www.k-state.edu/admissions/guides/InterdisciplinaryMajors.pdf

American Geological Institute
http://www.agiweb.org/

Geological Society of America
http://www.geosociety.org/

The American Association for the Advancement of Science
http://www.aaas.org/

Council for Chemical Research
http://www.ccrhq.org/