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:
    1. Physics 211 and 202, 213 and 204
    2. Eight (8) additional semester hours in any Second ScienceScience Electives, required by the College of Science
    3. Physics 300, 302, 304, 308, 320, 330, 405, 421, 442, 443, 445.
    4. Five (5) additional semester hours of 300-400 physics courses selected from the catalog. Please talk with your physics advisor to help you chose.
    5. Mathematics 229, 230, 231, 335. Note that MTH 329 or MTH 300 + MTH 331 are required by the department of Mathematics for MTH 335. Students can easily fit a Minor or major Mathematics. Please talk with your physics advisor if you are interested in a math minor or a double physics and math major.
    6. Physics 491/492 (capstone)
  • A 2.00 overall GPA and a 2.00 Major GPA is required to graduate
  • Curriculum Sheet for BS in Physics
  • Example of Course of Study for BS in Physics
  • Course Requirements

    (Link to Course Listing)
    Course Credit Hours
    PHY 211/202 5
    PHY 213/204 5
    PHY 300 3
    PHY 302 3
    PHY 304/405 5
    PHY 308 3
    PHY 320/421 5
    PHY 330 3
    PHY 442 3
    PHY 443 3
    PHY 445 3
    MTH 229/230/231/335 13
    MTH 335 3
    PHY *** 6
    PHY 491/492 2
 
 
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