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Physics with concentration in Mech Engineering

  1. May 28, 2015 #1
    I'm almost done with my AA and was planning on continuing with my path in Mechanical Engineering, BUT the school I am planning on going to also offers Physics with a concentration on Mechanical engineering (BS). Could anyone give me an insight on this? Thank you!
     
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  3. May 28, 2015 #2

    ShayanJ

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    I think this may help you.
     
  4. May 28, 2015 #3
    Thank you! I appreciate that
     
  5. May 28, 2015 #4

    PhanthomJay

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    I don't know much about this degree, but if you want to be a Mechanical Engineer, you should get a degree in Mechanical Engineering, not a degree in Physics with a concentration in Mechanical Engineering. Sounds like such a degree would have less beefy courses on the ME side, and put you at a disadvantage when applying for a ME job against others who have the full ME degree. It depends I suppose on what your goals are.
     
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