Aug 18, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physics Major Suggested Course Sequence


Please note that Physics majors should meet with a Physics advisor as soon as possible to set a specific course schedule.

Freshman Year


First Semester


Semester Total: 16 Credit Hours


Second Semester


Semester Total: 16 Credit Hours


Sophomore Year


Semester Total: 15 Credit Hours


Semester Total: 14 Credit Hours


Junior Year


First Semester


Semester Total: 15 Credit Hours


Second Semester


Semester Total: 14 Credit Hours


Senior Year


First Semester


  • Major and/or Minor requirements 1 (8 credits total)
  • Physics electives (4 credits)
  • Free Electives (3 credits) 

Semester Total: 15 Credit Hours


Second Semester


  • Physics Elective (4 credits)
  • Minor requirement (4 credits)
  • Free Electives (7 credits)

Semester Total: 15 Credit Hours


Total: 120 Credit Hours


 1 PHYS 4117  is a required major course that is offered every other year during the first semester. As such, it should be taken in the Junior or Senior year depending on when it is offered.