Physics students conduct research, study abroad, and intern to get experience at UT. Graduates go on to careers in tech, data, government, education, and research or go on to graduate school.

What do CNS Physics Majors do when they graduate?

Data combined from the Physics respondents of the CNS Graduation Survey from 2014-2023. Data was collected at the time of graduation.

physics data: employed 37%, graduate school 34%, seeking employment 18%, other plans 10%, medical school 1.6%, other health professional school 0.6%


Check out our industry map to see common industries and job titles for Physics majors. 


Are you curious as to what jobs, employers, internships, and graduate schools are open to CNS Physics majors?

Check out real data reported by CNS Physics alumni below. 


Want more Physics opportunities and resources? More links below.

Looking for more opportunities to get experience?

Visit our "Ways to Gain Experience" page for experiences and resources open to all majors.

Ways to Gain Experience


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