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Programs of Study

UMass Lowell's Department of Physics has a great undergraduate program that results in a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree, as well as two graduate degree programs - a Master of Science (M.S.) and a Doctorate in Physics (Ph.D.). Follow the links for more information about these programs and to see the course listings. See where a degree in Physics can take you.

Meet Our Faculty and Students

  • Saurav Aryal

    Research Assistant, Lowell Center for Space Science and Technology

    Before, during and after the eclipse, Saurav Aryal will use a custom-built instrument to record images of the upper atmosphere.

  • Supriya Chakrabarti

    Director, Lowell Center for Space Science and Technology

    If there’s alien life somewhere out there in space, physics Prof. Supriya Chakrabarti wants to find it.

  • Silas Laycock

    Director, UMass Lowell Astronomical Observatory

    Silas Laycock researches black holes, neutron stars and time-domain astrophysics.