Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences

The Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences inspires students to explore the physical forces that shape our world and the celestial bodies beyond us.

Towson University’s programs in physics, astronomy and geosciences prepare students for a range of careers in education, industry and government. They also provide the solid academic foundation needed for graduate study. Find out more about the advantages of studying physics, astronomy and geosciences at Towson University.

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Our Faculty

Preparing Future STEM Teachers

Towson University is one of the few universities nationwide that has a significant number of education faculty within its science departments. Six faculty members in the Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences focus on K-12 science and engineering education.


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Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences

Science Complex, Room 3150

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Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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