Placement After Graduation-Dept of Physics - Carnegie Mellon University

Placement after Graduation

A degree in Physics at Carnegie Mellon University leads to many different places:

  • Graduate school in physics
  • Graduate school in other areas, such as other sciences, engineering, business, law, medicine, teaching
  • Excellent jobs in top high technology firms

Our recent graduating students have gone on to top graduate schools in Physics and related disciplines:

  • Harvard: Applied Physics
  • Chicago: Astrophysics
  • Cornell: Physics
  • Mayo Clinic: Medical Physics
  • MIT
  • Princeton: Mechanical Engineering, Physics
  • Stanford: Physics, Geophysics
  • UC Berkeley: Physical Chemistry, Physics

The MCS Career Center is a great resource for helping our students with placement into top firms after graduation.  Our recent graduates have found excellent jobs in industry:

  • Consulting, Arthur Andersen Co.
  • Research, Cornell High Energy Accelerator
  • Research, IBM
  • Research, Intel Corp.
  • Software, Intermetrics, Inc.
  • Software, 2WAY Corp.

For a more complete Placement Record of Our Recent Classes, visit the links below: