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
- No more than 40 credit hours of upper division course work in Physics may count toward the 126 credit hour minimum for graduation.
Honors in Physics
To graduate with Honors in Physics, a student must: