Aug 04, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog

Photonics and Optical Engineering, BS


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Department: Physics   

The B.S. in Photonics and Optical Engineering (PHOE) will enable students to analyze and design optical and laser systems, including photonics integrated circuits, that have a wide range of applications including manufacturing, healthcare, sensors, defense, and telecommunication. Students will be well prepared for work in industry, manufacturing, and advanced graduate studies in photonics or optical engineering. Graduates will be prepared to work as engineers in MA and national companies, with training to design solutions to problems and oversee advanced manufacturing processes. Engineering graduates will have specific content knowledge related to the manufacture and use of optical devices including laser systems, and photonic integrated circuits within the context of telecommunications and sensing technology.

Total minimum credits: 85


Core Curriculum Requirements


A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Core Curriculum section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies and Procedures section of this catalog.

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