Physical science, the study of the nature and properties of energy and nonliving matter, is an interdisciplinary field that includes astronomy, geology, physics, and chemistry. Students take physical science courses to explore the discipline, satisfy general education requirements, and meet one of the science requirements for the liberal studies (K–5) teaching major.
Academic Programs in Physical Science
The academic maps will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize your education plan.
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