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Physics (B.S.)

Physics Major (B.S., 33 hours)
PHYS 1600 Principles of Physics I or
PHYS 2000 General Physics I
4 hours
PHYS 1700 Principles of Physics II or
PHYS 2100 General Physics II
4 hours
PHYS 2200 Electronic Measurements 4 hours
PHYS 2400 Introduction to Modern Physics 4 hours
PHYS 3000 Mechanics
PHYS 3100 Electromagnetism and Optics
4 hours
PHYS 3800 Advanced Laboratory 2 hours
PHYS 4000 Quantum and Atomic Physics
PHYS 4100 Thermal and Statistical Physics
4 hours
Physics electives 5 hours

Physics electives must be taken from PHYS 1600 Principles of Physics I or above.

Senior Comprehensive:  
PHYS 4950 Independent Study 2 hours

An approved supporting program of 25 hours from the Natural Sciences Division is required, possibly including one or more minors or a second major.