A Physics degree is useful for those seeking a career in engineering, environmental science, consulting, industry, government, research, or publishing. The Statistical Research Center of the American Institute of Physics maintains lists of employers and employment data:
- Who Is Hiring Physics Bachelors? http://www.aip.org/statistics/trends/states/state.html A searchable state-by-state listing of many employers who recently hired
physics bachelors into science and engineering positions.
- Latest Employment Data for Physicists http://www.aip.org/statistics/trends/emptrends.html Reports that provide the latest data on where physicists work and what
they do throughout the economy and at different degree levels.
- Statistical Research Center home page http://www.aip.org/statistics Current data on education and employment in physics, astronomy and
allied fields, including full reports as well as individual graphs and
For more information on physics career opportunities, also visit http://www.physicstoday.org/jobs and http://www.compadre.org/careers.