Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours
See Core Curriculum for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.
|General Requirements (Core A – E)||42|
|Area A2 -- Must take MATH 1112, MATH 1113 or MATH 1441|
|Area DII -- Must take MATH 1441 if not taken in Area A2 above|
|Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major 2||18|
|Principles of Physics I ( if not taken in Area D)|
|Principles of Physics II (if not taken in Area D)|
Additional hours in physics, astronomy, math, computer science or chemistry
|Ordinary Differential Equations|
|Modern Physics I|
|Modern Physics II|
|Advanced Physics Lab I|
|Advanced Physics Lab II|
|Classical E and M Theory|
Students must complete 5 credit hours of Advisor approved upper level Physics or Astronomy courses.
Select 24 credit hours of Electives 3
Carry over from Area F, if applicable (3)
Carryover from Physics Electives, if applicable (3)
|Total Credit Hours||124|
While Calculus I (MATH 1441) is 4 credit hours, only 3 credit hours will count toward fulfilling Area A2. The remaining credit hour will be applied toward Area F.
Must contain at least 3 hours of upper-division coursework.
Other Program Requirements
- Students must successfully complete the Major Field Test as a departmental exit exam.
Honors in Physics
To graduate with Honors in Physics, a student must: