Physics Minor Program Information
Phone: (423) 439-4231
Web Address: www.etsu.edu/cas/physics
Physics is the study of the properties of matter, energy, radiation, and their interactions. It is generally regarded as basic to all the natural sciences, and as such is a fundamental part of the professional preparation of biologists, chemists, engineers, and other scientists and technologists.
The minor program in physics provides the foundation for a broad spectrum of challenging careers in scientific and non-scientific fields. It offers a good scientific supplement to those students majoring in mathematics, chemistry, and biology.
A minor in physics at the bachelor’s level requires a minimum of 20 credit hours of study in physics, distributed as follows: