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A Guide to Going Back to School For Math or Science

Motivations for creating the series I came to Physics Forums originally to read ZapperZ’s thread about becoming a physicist back in 2013. It was one…
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Mathematical Preparations For a Physics Major

 Part III: Mathematical PreparationsIn most universities in the US, a student must have a declared major by the end of his or her second…
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Surviving the First Year of College As a Physics Major

 Part II: Surviving the First Year of CollegeThis part covers the survival tips of the first two undergraduate years. So now you’re…