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Physics Physics major need career advice

  1. Sep 8, 2011 #1
    Hi, I'm going into my second year of the physics program and I was thinking about trying out for med school afterwards. In case that doesn't pan out, what are some other jobs that require a physics degree? If I don't make it into med school, I'll probably go for a masters and probably Ph.D, but I don't know what I could do with that.
    Thanks.
     
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  3. Mar 1, 2012 #2
    hi... i am also a graduate in physics program. i am now an engineer in failure analysis company. we are carrying out failure analysis through microscopy ways. we use SEM-EDX in our lab (lab service)... we also have many other equipmnts such as atomic force microscope(AFM), fourier transform infra red (FT-IR), scanning probe microscopy(SPM) and etc..though, i think u can either involve in research of nanotech or failure analysis. ...o u can start career in engineering, such as material engineering, manufactring cmpany....
     
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