Build a Foundation in Physics

Are you interested in how matter and energy interact? Or maybe a career in astronomy or engineering has you curious? Mid’s Physics Transfer Pathways allow you to explore this diverse field that can lead to careers in research, education, and many others. Plus, you’ll earn credits you can transfer to a four-year school as you begin your journey toward a career in engineering, aviation, or other fields.

Job Outlook
  • $104K
    Median Salary for Michigan Commercial Pilots
  • 120
    Annual Job Openings in Michigan
  • 6%
    Growth in Michigan Jobs
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Transfer-Friendly to Michigan Colleges & Universities

Mid credits go with you because we participate in many transfer agreements that ensure our courses count at colleges and universities across the state and country. Our team can help you select the courses that best fit your goals—saving you time and money. No matter where your path leads, Mid can be a part of your journey.

Starting at Mid and transferring to a four-year school can save you, on average, over $16,000 off the cost of your bachelor’s degree.*

You’re worried that Mid credits won’t transfer. We get it, this is a big concern. The good news? You don’t need to worry! By starting with your end goal in mind, we customize a transfer-focused pathway that works for you and your intended destination college or university.

And along the way, you’ll receive personalized advice from your Mid Mentor and support from teams across the College who are committed to your success.

Mid’s Math Transfer Pathway can be completed 50%+ online and is one of several Math & Science Pathways available to students at Mid.

As a physics student, you’ll earn an Associate in Science-Math & Science Transfer degree and take courses focused on physics-related topics.

While your official degree may not say “physics,” you’ll be ready to continue your study of physics and other sciences at four-year colleges or universities.

Physics students often work in fields like

  • Engineering
  • Aviation
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Biophysics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Geophysics

Physics can also provide the foundation for careers in other technical and education related fields. These and other careers often require additional education or training beyond an associate or bachelor’s degree.

Research more careers using O*NET OnLine, a top career tool used by job seekers, employers, and more.

Save $ Starting at Mid can save you over $16,000 off the cost of a bachelor’s degree.

Succeed Mid Mentors provide personalized support throughout your journey at Mid.

More Math & Science Opportunities

Mid offers a math and science focused education for virtually every goal or schedule. Complete a career-ready credential or transfer-focused degree. Pathways for biology, physics, math, and more are available.

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Related Programs & Pathways

Dean of Arts & Sciences

Dr. Steve Amidon

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*Source: IPEDS Data Feedback Report. Savings compare the median 2021-2022 tuition and required fees for an academic year at public Michigan universities with Mid Michigan College, calculated for full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates. The tuition and required fees shown here are the lowest reported from the categories of in-district, in-state, and out-of-state. Visit each college or university website for current tuition information.

Job outlook data sourced from O*Net OnLine and valid 2020-2030.