B.S. Degree Area of Emphasis Applied Physics

  • The Area of Emphasis in applied physics is designed for those who are interested in future study or work in applied physics or engineering fields.
  • The requirements are:
    1. Physics 211 and 202, 213 and 204
    2. Chemistry 211 and 217, and ENGR 111
    3. Integrated Science and Technology 163, 236 and 238
    4. Physics 300, 302, 304, 308, 320, 330, 405, 421, 442, 443, 445
    5. Six (6) additional semester hours of 300-400 physics courses selected from the catalog. We reccomend PHY 314 and PHY 425
    6. Mathematics 229, 230, 231, 335. Note that MTH 329 or MTH 300 + MTH 331 are required by the department of Mathematics for MTH 335. Please talk with your physics advisor if you are interested in a math minor as well.
    7. Physics 491/492 (capstone)
  • A 2.00 overall GPA and a 2.00 Major GPA is required to graduate
  • Curriculum Sheet for Applied Physics AoE
  • Example of Course of Study for Applied Physics AoE
  • Course Requirements

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    Course Credit Hours
    CHM 211/217 5
    IST 163/236/238 3
    ENGR 111 3
    PHY 211/202 5
    PHY 213/204 5
    PHY 300 3
    PHY 304/405 5
    PHY 308 3
    PHY 320/421 5
    PHY 330 3
    PHY 442 3
    PHY 445 3
    MTH 229/230/231 13
    MTH 335 5
    PHY *** (314/425) 6
    PHY 491/492 2
 
 
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