Millersville University has consistently ranked high among undergraduate institutions in the country in the number of enrolled physics majors. This enables the university to offer an exceptionally wide variety of upper level and special topics courses. Furthermore, all physics lectures, recitations
The Roddy Science Center houses physics classrooms, laboratories, a departmental library, machine shop equipment, and microcomputers. Majors have access to the departmental library and computers. The department's well-equipped laboratories include separate rooms for optics, electronics
Please follow the links on the left to learn more about the physics program at Millersville University. You can examine our
Experiments of the Month
How can we study gravity if things fall too quickly? Over 400 hundred years ago Galileo realized that an inclined plane can slow the motion down so we can observe the acceleration clearly. This classic experiment demonstrates HOW object fall, but the WHY would have to wait for century until Newton came along.