Physicists

(NOC 2111)
+7.6%
 

Requirement

To be a physical science professional, you need a bachelor's degree in your science or a related field. To conduct research or teach in a post-secondary establishment, you usually need a master's or doctoral degree.

To be a physicist or astronomer, you need a master's or doctoral degree.

Most recent entrants have an undergraduate university degree, and almost 2 in 5 have a graduate degree.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Certificate
Diploma
Bachelor
Master
Doctorate

Useful Experience/Skills

Project management
Team project work
Proposal writing
Making presentations
Financial management
Committee work on environmental ethics

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Chemistry
Physics
Math
English

University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Physics Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Physics Bachelor; Honours
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Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Applied Physics Bachelor; Honours
Applied Physics Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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Concordia University
Montreal, Qu├ębec, CA

Related Program(s):
Physics Bachelor; Honours
Physics Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
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University of the Fraser Valley
Abbotsford, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Physics Bachelor
Physics Bachelor; Honours
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University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Physics Bachelor; Honours
Physics Bachelor
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Modified on May 20, 2012