Welcome to the Physics & Engineering Department

The Westmont College Department of Physics offers bachelor's degrees in physics, engineering physics, and dual degrees in physics and engineering through the 3-2 program in conjunction with other accredited colleges and universities. Additionally, students have opportunity to participate in physics research with faculty in the areas of experimental nuclear physics, cosmic ray physics, superconductivity, and astronomy, and in engineering projects through practica and internships in conjunction with high tech firms in the Santa Barbara area.