What is a day in the life of a PHYSICIST like?!?! Hello, I'm about to begin college at the OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY for ENGINEERING PHYSICS and I have a couple question I would like answered. What type of jobs would be available for an ENGINEERING PHYSICS major and what is a day in the life of a PHYSICIST like? Any other information that you deem important for a freshmen going into ENGINEERING or PHYSICS to know would also be greatly appreciated. I really appreciate the help THANKS!!!