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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Physics B.S.
Sample Plan: Physics B.S. Traditional Track
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
MATH 1296 - Calculus I : 5.0 cr : LE CAT, LOGIC & QR
CS 1411 - Introduction to Programming in Matlab : 4.0 cr
CHEM 1153 - General Chemistry I : 4.0 cr : LE CAT, NAT SCI
CHEM 1154 - General Chemistry Lab I : 1.0 cr : LE CAT, NAT SCI
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 2013 - General Physics I : 4.0 cr : LE CAT5, NAT SCI
PHYS 2014 - General Physics Lab I : 1.0 cr : NAT SCI
MATH 1297 - Calculus II : 5.0 cr : LOGIC & QR
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
MATH 3298 - Calculus III : 4.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives, Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
PHYS 2022 - Classical Physics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2015 - General Physics II : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2016 - General Physics Lab II : 1.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 2021 - Relativity and Quantum Physics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2033 - Classical and Quantum Physics Lab : 2.0 cr
MATH 3280 - Differential Equations with Linear Algebra : 4.0 cr
LE (Cultural Diversity in the US, Humanities) :3.0 cr
Minor Course 2.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
WRIT 3150 - Advanced Writing: Science : 3.0 cr
PHYS 3033 - Analytical Methods in Physics : 3.0 cr
PHYS 3xxx : 3.0 cr
PHYS 4001 - Classical Mechanics : 4.0 cr
MATH 3326 - Vectors and Matrices : 3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 4011 - Electromagnetic Theory : 4.0 cr
PHYS 4021 - Quantum Physics II : 4.0 cr
PHYS 3xxx : 3.0 cr
MATH 3810 - Applied Mathematics: Numerical Methods : 4.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 4xxx : 3.0 cr
PHYS 4xxx : 3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
Minor Course 3.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 13.0 cr
PHYS 4011 - Electromagnetic Theory : 4.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :3.0 cr