The Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences at Towson University
provides students with a unique environment that is ideal for the study of science.
Situated in a suburb of Baltimore City, the campus resides on over 300 acres of wooded
land, providing a comfortable atmosphere for all studies.
Our Department comprises several different, but related disciplines: Physics,
Astronomy, Geosciences and Science Education. We offer undergraduate programs leading
to a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Physics, Geology or Earth-Space
Science; a Physics Secondary Education Program; a Dual Degree
in Engineering Program leading to both a bachelor's degree in Physics
from Towson University and a bachelor's degree in Engineering
from the University of Maryland, College Park; a Professional Science Master's (PSM) degree in Applied Physics; and minors in Physics and in Astronomy.
There is also a five-year program leading to a B.S. degree in Physics and an M.S. degree in Computer Science.
Please click on the links at the top of this page to learn more about the various
areas represented in the department.