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 (Nanotechnology)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

156 Weeks
$83,702

Master of Science - Biotechnology - by research

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

104 Weeks
$84,560

Bachelor of Marine Science

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 5 institutions (5 locations)

156 Weeks
$89,907

Bachelor of Science (Molecular Biology and Genetics)

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

156 Weeks
$120,870

Bachelor of Science Molecular Biotechnology

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

156 Weeks
$118,458

Bachelor of Science (Physical Science)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

156 Weeks
$92,940

Bachelor of Science (Life Sciences - Biological Stream)

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

156 Weeks
$97,120

Graduate Diploma - Medical Physics

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

52 Weeks
$18,400

Bachelor of Science (Actuarial Science)

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

156 Weeks
$90,100

Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

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

208 Weeks
$87,600

Bachelor of Science [Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences]

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

156 Weeks
$73,500

Doctor of Philosophy (Earth Sciences)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 2 institutions (3 locations)

156 Weeks
$79,500

Doctor of Philosophy (Marine Biology)

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

156 Weeks
$96,000

Graduate Certificate of Science (Applied Statistics)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

26 Weeks
$13,000

Graduate Certificate in Science (Groundwater Hydrology)

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

26 Weeks
$15,139

Doctor of Philosophy, Science

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

202 Weeks
$180,344

Doctor of Philosophy (Research School of Earth Sciences)

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

202 Weeks
$161,240

Doctor of Philosophy (School of Maths Sciences)

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

202 Weeks
$161,240

Master of Philosophy (John Curtin School of Medical Research)

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

98 Weeks
$85,740

Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Science Education

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

208 Weeks
$141,750