Physics Programs

Gettysburg College offers both Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees in this major; a minor; and a dual-degree engineering program.

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Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute

The Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute at Gettysburg College (X-SIG) was established to help our community of students be research readyresearch active and research connected.  Find out more

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Faculty Spotlight

Faculty lead project to increase diversity in STEM.


Three professors are tackling an initiative that will extend far beyond the Gettysburg College campus to make a positive impact on the talent pool of the traditionally hard-to-staff STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

According to data reported by the National Science Board, underrepresented minorities make up only about 10 percent of the country’s science and engineering professionals. This is true even though underrepresented minorities will account for more than 40 percent of the population by 2050, and the demand for STEM professionals continues to increase.

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