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Physics Major

The physics major requires a minimum of 54 credit hours.

All prerequisites must be completed prior to enrollment in the following courses.

CHEM 238: Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 238-L: Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory

MATH 231: Calculus I
MATH 232: Calculus II
MATH 233: Calculus III
MATH 366: Differential Equations

PHYS 211: General Physics I
PHYS 212: General Physics II
PHYS 213: Magnetism, Waves and Optics
PHYS 309: Modern Physics
PHYS 350: Mechanics I
PHYS 401: Mechanics II
PHYS 411: Electricity and Magnetism I
PHYS 412: Electricity and Magnetism II
PHYS 442: Introduction to Quantum Mechanics

Choose one of the following:
PHYS 391, 392, 491, 492: Research
PHYS 397, 398, 497, 498: Internship

MATH 235: Linear Algebra is recommended.