Physics for a rapidly changing world.

Physics is the source of new concepts about the nature of the universe and is a driving force for new technologies.

Earn academic, applied and professional skills needed by today's practicing physicists.

The application of the science of physics to help human beings solve their problems.

Rensselaer offers undergraduates the opportunity to extend their financial aid and earn both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in five years.

You can receive your Ph.D. seven years after starting college.

For students who demonstrate high achievement both in scholarship and in independent research.

Maximize curriculum flexibility to adapt your program to your ambitions and goals as well as to your educational and professional backgrounds.

Provides rigorous training supported by research assistanships, teaching assistantships and fellowships.