Department of Physics & Astronomy
Educational Objectives

Consistent with the mission of the Department of Physics & Astronomy, the educational objectives of our programs are the following:

B.S. in Physics Program

Within three to five years after obtaining a B.S. in Physics from the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Notre Dame University Louaize, our typical graduate will be expected to achieve one or more of the following:

  • Go on to graduate studies and succeed in producing new knowledge as demonstrated in publications.
  • Be a successful physics school teacher as demonstrated in promotions and/or caliber of school he/she is working at.
  • Be successful in industry as demonstrated in promotions, and/or caliber of companies he/she works for.

M.S. in Astrophysics Program

Within three to five years after obtaining a M.S. in Astrophysics from the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Notre Dame University Louaize, our typical graduate will be expected to achieve one or more of the following:

  • Go on to PhD studies and succeed in producing new knowledge as demonstrated in publications.
  • Be a successful physics school teacher as demonstrated in promotions and/or caliber of school he/she is working at.
  • Be a successful educator (management/administration) as demonstrated in promotions and/or caliber of school he/she is working at.
  • Be successful in industry as demonstrated in promotions, leadership, and/or caliber of companies he/she works for.