Physics, General


Physics, General. An instructional program that generally describes the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods.


Employment Options

Occupation Employment Average Wage
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
Mean Entry Experienced
Natural Sciences Managers 870 890 16 Caution $38.79 $23.87 $46.25
Physicists suppressed no record
Physics Teachers, Postsecondary 460 560 23 Good no record

Schools offering this program in Missouri*


Central Methodist College
411 Central Methodist Sq
Fayette, MO. 65248-1198
Phone: (816) 248-3391
www.cmc.edu/

Central Missouri State University
235 Grinstead
Warrensburg, MO. 64093-5150
Phone: (660) 543-4111
www.cmsu.edu/

Drury College
900 N Benton Ave
Springfield, MO. 65802-3791
Phone: (417) 873-7207
www.drury.edu/home/

Lincoln University
820 Chestnut St
Jefferson City, MO. 65101-3500
Phone: (573) 681-5071
www.lincolnu.edu/

Missouri Southern Univ
3950 Newman Rd
Joplin, MO. 64801-1595
Phone: (417) 625-9300
www.mssc.edu/

Northwest Missouri State University
800 University Dr
Maryville, MO. 64468-6001
Phone: (660) 562-1363
www.nwmissouri.edu/

Rockhurst College
1100 Rockhurst Rd
Kansas City, MO. 64110-2561
Phone: (816) 501-4100

Southeast Missouri State University
One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, MO. 63701-4799
Phone: (573) 651-2469
www.semo.edu/

Southwest Missouri State University
901 S National Ave
Springfield, MO. 65804-0087
Phone: (417) 836-5262
www.smsu.edu/

Truman State University
100 E Normal St
Kirksville, MO. 63501-4221
Phone: (660) 785-4000
www.truman.edu/

University of Missouri
105 Jesse Hall
Columbia, MO. 65211-1050
Phone: (573) 882-2121
www.missouri.edu/index.cfm

University of Missouri (Kansas City)
5100 Rockhill Rd
Kansas City, MO. 64110-2481
Phone: (816) 235-1365
www.umkc.edu/

University of Missouri (Rolla)
206 Parker Hall
Rolla, MO. 65409-0001
Phone: (573) 341-4138
www.umr.edu/

University of Missouri (St. Louis)
8001 Natural Bridge Rd
Saint Louis, MO. 63121-4499
Phone: (314) 516-5961
www.umsl.edu/

Washington University
1 Brookings Dr
Saint Louis, MO. 63130-4899
Phone: (314) 935-7604

Westminster College
501 Westminster Ave
Fulton, MO. 65251-1299
Phone: (573) 642-3361
www.westminster-mo.edu/

William Jewell College
500 College Hill
Liberty, MO. 64068-1896
Phone: (816) 781-5001



* Data Provided by Missouri Occupational Information Coordinating Committee (MOICC)