Degree Programs

There are several graduate and undergraduate programs, both in the Physics Department and the School of Education that can allow you to work with the Physics Education Research Group, either through teacher preparation and professional development or through research.

Programs in the Department of Physics

BA in Physics – Education Track: This program is appropriate for physics majors who are interested in becoming high school teachers. Students that complete this track will graduate and be ready to enter Florida public schools and earn a teaching certificate. http:/physics.fiu.eduundergraduate/

BS in Physics: This program is designed for students who are anticipating graduate study in physics or a related field. http:/physics.fiu.eduundergraduate/

MS in Physics: This program is appropriate for students who are interested in advanced study in Physics, and looking to do Physics Education Research to prepare for teaching at the community college or high school level. http:/physics.fiu.edugraduate-program/

Ph.D. in Physics: This program is appropriate for students who are interested in engaging in PER for a doctorate to prepare for a career in academics or education related fields. http:/physics.fiu.edugraduate-program/

Programs in College of Arts, Sciences & Education

M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction: This program is appropriate for in-service teachers who are interested in earning a masters degree while engaging in PER.

Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction: This program is appropriate for students who are interested in earning a doctorate in education while engaging in PER in preparation for a career in academia or education related fields.