B.S. Degree, Major in Pure Physics

  • Designed for those who are interested in future study or work in a pure physics or physics-related field.
  • The requirements are: PHY 211, 202, 213, 204, 300, 302, 308, 320, 330, 421, 442, 443, 445, and 491/492 (capstone).
  • Eight (8) additional semester hours in Physical or Natural Science Electives, required by the College of Science
  • Eight (8) additional semester hours of 300-400 physics courses selected from the catalog, including at least two (2)
    hours of advanced laboratory.
  • In adition to these, there are 17 credit hours of Math requirements, to be completed in the first two years, comprised of: MTH 229 (Calculus I), MTH 230 (Calculus II), MTH 231 (Calculus III) and MTH 335 (Differential Equations).
  • A 2.00 overall GPA and a 2.00 Major GPA is required to graduate.
  • Example of Course of Study for Physics Major
  • Schedule of Physics Courses for a 4 or 3 years track
  • Course Requirements

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    Course Credit Hours
    PHY 211/213 8
    PHY 202/204 2
    PHY 300 3
    PHY 302 3
    PHY 308 3
    PHY 320/421 5
    PHY 330 3
    PHY 442 3
    PHY 443 3
    PHY 445 3
    MTH 229/230/231 13
    MTH 335 4
    PHY *** 8
    PHY 491/492 2
 
 
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