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Lehigh Carbon Community College

What is a Degree in Physics?

The Physics program is intended for students who plan to transfer to a Bachelor’s program in the following areas: Astronomy, Biophysics, Engineering, Geology, Medicine, Meteorology, Physics, or related areas.

Students interested in transfer should meet with an advisor to ensure all credits transfer to your bachelor’s program.

Program Coordinator

 Deepika C. Khilnaney

Deepika C. Khilnaney

Associate Professor of Physics/Coordinator of Sciences
Schnecksville, PA

Physics Courses

Your physics courses will prepare you for success in either a future career or when pursuing a four-year degree. In this program, you’ll take classes like:

  • General Physics I and II
  • Statics
  • General Chemistry I and II
  • General Biology I and II
  • Calculus and Analytic Geometry I, II, and III
  • Math/Science Electives

Bachelor’s Transfer Schools

Pennsylvania offers statewide program-to-program articulation. This allows students who graduate with specific associate degrees to transfer as juniors into a bachelor’s degree program in a similar field of study at a participating four-year college. Learn more about transferring to a four-year school.

Your A.S. in Physics prepares you to transfer to the following four-year colleges or universities:


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