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The Physics Department at DePaul offers a full, rich curriculum in
graduate education. Currently the home to more than 10 full-time and part-time
faculty and approximately 80 majors and minors, the department offers courses on the Lincoln Park Campus. In addition to its strong undergraduate program with
concentrations in standard physics and computational physics, the department offers dual engineering degrees in conjunction with Illinois Institute of Technology, and a master's degree in
The department is a strong supporter of diversity in the sciences and has one of the most diverse physics faculties in the nation. It is also a proud sponsor of the DePaul SACNAS chapter (Society of Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science). The department collaborates with the DePaul SACNAS chapter to raise funds, host community events, and support student travel to national conferences.