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phone: (619) 660-4345
The physical science major is designed to give students working toward a bachelor’s degree a well-balanced, lower division program. The curriculum emphasizes fundamental concepts and problem solving. The degree requirements are typical of what four-year colleges and universities require; see www.assist.org for requirements of specific transfer institutions.
This degree program trains students for a wide variety of diverse professions such as technical administration in industry and government, legal work with patents, scientific librarianship, scientific journalism, and physical science teacher.