2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Physics, BA

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 26 hours, on a 124-hour degree, consisting of:

26 hours in physics, including:

PHYS 10901First-Year Physics and Astronomy Seminar

1

PHYS 20474Physics I with Laboratory: Mechanics

4

PHYS 20484Physics II with Laboratory: Electromagnetism and Optics

4

PHYS 30493Physics III Modern Physics

3

PHYS 10154, PHYS 10164 can be taken in place of PHYS 20474 and 20484 with permission.

Associated Requirements

Twelve hours of mathematics are required, including
MATH 10524Calculus I

4

MATH 20524Calculus II

4

MATH 30224Linear Algebra

4

Students planning graduate study in physics should seek the BS degree.