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Engineering-Physics Systems

Department of ​Engineering-Physics-Systems

​​​​​​​​​​​​Students who major in engineering, physics, and physics/secondary education at Providence College benefit from a strong liberal arts foundation that enhances their scientific studies by strengthening their analytical, critical-thinking, problem solving, and communication skills.

Welcome to the the department of Engineering-Physics-Systems (EPS) at Providence College.  The department of EPS offers undergraduate programs designed to prepare individuals for careers in applied science and engineering.  The department has a combined en​gineering program which has affiliations with Columbia University in New York City and Washington University in St. Louis.  Applied physics and multidisciplinary courses of study emphasizing systems science leading to a Bachelor of Science degree are also available.  For students who are interested in teaching physics at the high school level, a physics/secondary education track that leads to a Bachelor of Arts degree is also available.  The department also offers minors in applied physics and systems science.​  We hope that ​this site will show you ​the amazing research opportunities that our students take advantage of and will answer any questions that you may have about our programs.