Natural and Physical Sciences

The natural and physical science category includes courses in Mathematical Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Chemical Sciences, Earth Sciences, and Biological Sciences. These courses are applicable in the real world and will help you solve the challenges people encounter every day. To enroll in one of the natural and physical sciences courses, you must have strong math and science skills, like to spend time taking lab classes, and in collecting and analyzing data. Other necessary skills for a successful career in this field include analytical and critical thinking, communication, problem-solving, and teamwork skills. In 2017-2018, physical sciences was the 23rd most popular major nationwide with 53,768 degrees awarded.

Studies showed that 58.4% of physical sciences workers have at least a master's degree. So you may consider pursuing post-graduate studies in one of the natural and physical sciences majors. Natural and Physical Sciences careers are expected to grow by 8.3% between 2016 and 2026. Graduates of natural and physical sciences major earned an average of $38,122 in 2017-2018. Earnings can range from as low as $11,100 to as high as $117,200. Salaries vary depending on the level of Education that was acquired.

Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

156 Weeks
$105,200

Bachelor of Forensic Biotechnology

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

156 Weeks
$57,600

Master of Science - Theoretical Physics - by research

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

104 Weeks
$76,640

Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

26 Weeks
$7,250

Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 4 institutions (3 locations)

156 Weeks
$78,279

Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Computer Science

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 2 institutions (2 locations)

208 Weeks
$142,612

Postgraduate Qualifying Program Research (Science or Engineering)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

52 Weeks
$21,600

Bachelor of Medical Science/Bachelor of Forensic Biotechnology

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

208 Weeks
$76,800

Graduate Diploma in Extractive Metallurgy

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

52 Weeks
$33,767

Graduate Certficate in Energy Studies

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

26 Weeks
$14,994

Master of Applied Science (Honours) (Lab Based)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

52 Weeks
$28,272

Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 2 institutions (4 locations)

208 Weeks
$92,940

Doctor of Philosophy - Level 4

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

208 Weeks
$137,474

Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Commerce

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

202 Weeks
$151,336

Doctor of Philosophy (Science) (Paramedical)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

208 Weeks
$177,176

Doctor of Philosophy (Mathematics/Statistics)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (2 locations)

208 Weeks
$113,773

Bachelor of Biological Science

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

156 Weeks
$81,850

Bachelor of Food Science (Honours)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

208 Weeks
$186,400

Graduate Diploma - Physcial Oceanography

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

52 Weeks
$27,160

Bachelor of Science - Advanced Science (All Programs)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution (1 locations)

208 Weeks
$186,400