Optics/Optical Sciences

Arizona grants the most Bachelors degrees in Optics/Optical Sciences of all US states with 39 degrees being granted last year. Students wanting to major in Optics/Optical Sciences can expect approximately 69% percent of their fellow classmates to be men and 31% percent to be women. The majority students graduating in this field earn a Masters degree. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Optics/Optical Sciences is $55,100.

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See where Optics/Optical Sciences is the most popular major in the U.S.
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Top Colleges for Optics/Optical Sciences

If you’re interested in studying Optics/Optical Sciences, then you should think about applying to the University of Arizona! This school grants around 39 degrees at the Bachelors degree level in Optics/Optical Sciences annually.

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Careers for Optics/Optical Sciences Majors

Some top careers related to Optics/Optical Sciences, include Physicists and Physics Teachers, Postsecondary, both of which have many employment opportunities. Yet there are higher paying careers, such as Natural Sciences Managers. the most available position for Optics/Optical Sciences majors is Natural Sciences Managers.

Top Paying Careers for Optics/Optical Sciences

  1. Natural Sciences Managers   (Median Wage: $123,860)
  2. Physicists   (Median Wage: $120,950)
  3. Physics Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $90,800)

Most in Demand Careers for Optics/Optical Sciences

  1. Natural Sciences Managers
  2. Physicists
  3. Physics Teachers, Postsecondary
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