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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Physics B.S.
Sample Plan: Physics B.S. Honors Track
Total Credits: 119.0
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 CAT2, LOGIC & QR
PHYS 2017 - Honors: General Physics I : 4.0 cr : NAT SCI
PHYS 2014 - General Physics Lab I : 1.0 cr : NAT SCI
CS 1411 - Introduction to Programming in Matlab : 4.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
MATH 1297 - Calculus II : 5.0 cr : LOGIC & QR
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
PHYS 2016 - General Physics Lab II : 1.0 cr
PHYS 2018 - Honors General Physics II : 4.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
MATH 3298 - Calculus III : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2022 - Classical Physics : 4.0 cr
MATH 3280 - Differential Equations with Linear Algebra : 4.0 cr
MATH 3326 - Vectors and Matrices : 3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 2021 - Relativity and Quantum Physics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2033 - Classical and Quantum Physics Lab : 2.0 cr
CHEM 1153 - General Chemistry I : 4.0 cr : LE CAT, NAT SCI
CHEM 1154 - General Chemistry Lab I : 1.0 cr : LE CAT4, NAT SCI
LE (Cultural Diversity in the US, Humanities) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 3033 - Analytical Methods in Physics : 3.0 cr
PHYS 4001 - Classical Mechanics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 3xxx : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3150 - Advanced Writing: Science : 3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives, Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 17.0 cr
PHYS 4011 - Electromagnetic Theory : 4.0 cr
PHYS 4021 - Quantum Physics II : 4.0 cr
PHYS 3xxx : 3.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :3.0 cr
Minor course 3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 4xxx : 6.0 cr
Minor course 5.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 13.0 cr
MATH 3810 - Applied Mathematics: Numerical Methods : 4.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Minor course 3.0 cr