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Physics & Physical Science

Dept. Chair:

Cecilia Hernandez


Science and Engineering


Dr. Rina Roy


(916) 484-8107

Physical Science/Mathematics Degree

This program provides a broad study in fields of physical science and mathematics. It provides a good foundation for transfer to a four-year program in science as well as a broad foundation of skills and knowledge to help students succeed in the completion of a bachelor's degree in a variety of science, math or engineering-related areas.

Wage Data

The California Salary Surfer program uses the aggregated earnings of graduates from a five-year period to provide an estimate on the potential wages to be earned two years and five years after receiving a certificate or degree in certain disciplines.

Program Type of Award Median Salary:
Two years before
Median Salary:
Two years after
Median Salary:
Five years after
Physical Sciences, General Degree $24,634 $34,940 $72,675
Physics Degree $12,532 $17,216 $62,907