This program is designed to prepare students to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development, and operational evaluation of lasers, optical systems, and related electronic devices. This program typically includes in depth instruction in wave theory and mechanics, linear and non-linear optics, electromagnetic applications, photon detecting, directed energy, laser beam properties, shielding harmonic generation, optical systems, and the design and implementation of related systems and equipment.
The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in Laser and Optical Engineering. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.
University of Central Florida
|Phone Number:||(407) 823-2000|
|School Type:||4-year public|
|Awards Offered:||Associate’s degree
|Campus setting:||Large suburb|
|Student Population:||59,360 (49,714 undergraduate)|
|Student-to-faculty Ratio:||35 to 1|
University of Dayton
|Phone Number:||(937) 229-1000|
|School Type:||4-year private not-for-profit|
|Awards Offered:||Bachelor’s degree
|Campus setting:||Midsize city|
|Student Population:||13,682 (8,105 undergraduate)|
|Student-to-faculty Ratio:||17 to 1|