Physics, B.A., B.S.

[Physics—1902]

This program provides a strong foundation and preparation from which the graduate can proceed in a variety of significant directions.  The first two years include supporting courses in mathematics and computer science in addition to the introductory sequence of physics courses.  The last two years include additional supporting courses in mathematics along with the advanced physics courses.

SPECIFICS OF THE PHYSICS B.A. DEGREE

Minimum Total Hours:124

Total Liberal Arts Hours Required:90

General Education Requirements:Per the General Education list (see General Education Division). Exceptions: the lab science and mathematics proficiency requirements are met through the major.

Minimum Requirements:Overall and major GPA of 2.0; no grade less than C- in the major.

Transfer Requirements:See institutional transfer policies.

Application to the Major:Standard institutional major application should be submitted at the end of the sophomore year.  A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required for acceptance to the major.

Major Requirements: 40 hours with a minimum of 24 hours in physics as follows:



SPECIFICS OF THE PHYSICS B.S. DEGREE

Minimum Total Hours:124

Total Liberal Arts Hours Required:60

General Education Requirements:Per the General Education list (see General Education Division). Exceptions: the lab science and mathematics proficiency requirements are met through the major.

Minimum Requirements:Overall and major GPA of 2.0; no grade less than C- in the major.

Transfer Requirements:See institutional transfer policies.

Application to the Major:Standard institutional major application should be submitted at the end of the sophomore year.  A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required for acceptance to the major.

Major Requirements:52 hours with a minimum of 30 hours in physics as follows: