While Physical Sciences offers degrees up to the Doctors degree research scholarship, most students earn a Associates degree. Students major in Physical Sciences all around the US, though the major at the Bachelors degree level sees the most graduates in New York. The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Physical Sciences is $51,867.

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Top Colleges for Physical Sciences

Villanova University is a top option for students who are interested in pursuing a major in Physical Sciences. Students can earn up to a Doctors degree research scholarship at the school. Villanova University grants about 21 Bachelors degrees to students majoring in Physical Sciences each year. However, United States Military Academy and United States Naval Academy are also options to consider. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Physical Sciences Majors

Some top careers related to Physical Sciences, include Natural Sciences Managers and , both of which are in high demand. Though there are careers that pay more, such as Natural Sciences Managers. the most in-demand position for Physical Sciences majors is Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education.

Top Paying Careers for Physical Sciences

  1. Natural Sciences Managers   (Median Wage: $123,860)
  2. Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education   (Median Wage: $60,320)
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