2019-2020 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 and PHYS 10164 may be taken in place of PHYS 20474 and PHYS 20484 with permission.

Associated Requirements

12 hours of mathematics are required, including:
MATH 10524Calculus I

4

MATH 20524Calculus II

4

MATH 30224Linear Algebra

4

No minor from the Physics & Astronomy Department my be combined with the PHYS-BA.