Mission & Vision


To serve the State of Connecticut, the nation and the world at large by preparing our students to become

  • well trained, and innovative Physics professionals for diverse Science, Engineering and Technology professions,
  • knowledgeable and skilled teachers for K-12 schools,
  • successful in their pursuit of further/graduate studies,
  • successful in allied Science, Engineering and Technology, and general education programs by providing quality requisite foundations.


The Central Physics & Engineering Department will be respected in the State and elsewhere as committed to excellence and innovation in undergraduate education. We will have structured and flexible programs that will be known for its high quality, integrity and substance, that will meet the needs of students, the State of Connecticut, the nation and the world.

Catch Phrase

See yourself at Central Physics & Engineering Physics for a significant and rewarding future!