Campus Map  |   Directory  |   Calendar  |   News  |   Jobs  |   A-Z Index  |   Apply to NWC

Your future, our focus

Northwest College


Majors / Programs



This specialization emphasizes the traditional foundations for physics at the freshman and sophomore level. Students at Northwest College take physics classes for general interest, as building blocks for a wide variety of programs, or as a foundation for specific programs. It provides basic education in physics and related support areas such as chemistry and mathematics, as well as sufficient flexibility to allow students to transfer to a variety of four-year bachelor's degree programs in physics.

Sample Careers

Teacher, Engineer, Meteorologist, Geophysicist, Astronaut

Additional Resources

Course Syllabi: Search this section for specific syllabi offered at NWC.

Scholarship Opportunities

NWC offers a variety of scholarships. We invite you to access more scholarship information on these opportunities.


Allan Childs
Professor of Chemistry & Mathematics

Deepthi Amarasuriya
Assistant Professor of Physics

Northwest College
Northwest College

© Northwest College | 231 West 6th Street | Powell, Wyoming, 82435 | 800.560.4692