Majors, Minors & Concentrations

Bachelor of Science in Astronomy

Bachelor of Arts in Physics

Bachelor of Science in Physics

Physics/Engineering 3+2 or 4+2 programs with Washington University

Concentration in Biophysics

Physics Minor

Note on multiple majors: Students often pursue two or even three majors. Physics and/or Astronomy are easily combined with Mathematics and/or Computer Science. The B.S. programs in Physics or Astronomy require almost all the Mathematics courses needed for a B.S. in Math. Other majors or minors that have been successfully combined with Physics and/or Astronomy are Chemistry, Philosophy, Biology and English. Individualized majors and minors are also possible.

ArtSci News
April 29, 2016
When Brytani Cavil addresses Drake University’s graduating class of 2016 as the top graduating senior, she aims to inspire more than her fellow students. She hopes to set an example for her two-year-old twins.