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 in Biotechnology/Bachelor of Commerce

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

208 Weeks
$103,000

Master of Biotechnology Studies

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

104 Weeks
$57,178

Doctor of Philosophy (Exploration Geophysics) Research

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

208 Weeks
$145,800

Doctor of Philosophy (Mathematics and Statistics) Research

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

208 Weeks
$145,800

Doctor of Philosophy (Applied Physics)

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

208 Weeks
$129,000

Doctor of Philosophy in Science (Cotutelle)

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

208 Weeks

Bachelor of Forensics in Forensic Biology and Toxicology

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

156 Weeks
$85,152

Master of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics

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

104 Weeks
$68,000

Master of Science (Earth Science)

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

104 Weeks
$57,061

Graduate Certificate in Nanotechnology

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

26 Weeks
$13,939

Graduate Diploma in Nanotechnology

Natural and Physical Sciences - Available in 1 institution

52 Weeks
$27,748

Doctor of Philosophy - Science

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

208 Weeks
$156,820

Bachelor of Geoscience

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

156 Weeks
$81,680

Master of Biostatistics

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

78 Weeks
$55,500

Bachelor of Science (Actuarial Science) (Honours)

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

52 Weeks
$28,600

Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours) Accelerated

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

156 Weeks
$115,778

Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical)

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

208 Weeks
$100,973

Master of Chemical Sciences

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

104 Weeks
$65,000

Master of Science (Bioinformatics) (Research)

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

104 Weeks
$64,500

Doctor of Medical Science

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

208 Weeks
$260,125

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