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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Physics B.A.
Sample Plan: Physics
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: 15.0 cr
MATH 1101 - Calculus I : 5.0 cr : M/SR
GE (Intellectual Community) :2.0 cr
GE () :4.0 cr
GE (Foreign Language) :4.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 1101 - General Physics I : 5.0 cr : SCI-L
MATH 1102 - Calculus II : 5.0 cr : M/SR
GE (Foreign Language) :4.0 cr
GE (Artistic Performance) :1.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 17.0 cr
PHYS 1102 - General Physics II : 5.0 cr : SCI-L
MATH 2401 - Differential Equations : 4.0 cr : M/SR
GE (Communicatin,Lang,Lit,Phlosphy) :4.0 cr
GE (Ethical & Civic Responsibility) :4.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 2101 - Modern Physics : 4.0 cr : SCI-L
MATH 2101 - Calculus III : 4.0 cr : M/SR
GE (Fine Arts) :4.0 cr
PHYS 3301 - Optics : 4.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 3101 - Classical Mechanics : 4.0 cr : SCI
GE (Historical Perspectives) :4.0 cr
GE (Human Behvr,Socl Proces,Instns) :4.0 cr
PHYS 3003 - Computer Modeling of Materials : 2.0 cr : SCI
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
GE (People and the Environment) :4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
PHYS 3501 - Statistical Physics : 4.0 cr : SCI
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 4101 - Electromagnetism : 4.0 cr
PHYS 4901 - Senior Thesis I : 1.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
GE (GE Requirement) :4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 13.0 cr
PHYS 4201 - Quantum Mechanics : 4.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
PHYS 4902 - Senior Thesis II : 1.0 cr
PHYS 3153 - Cosmology : 2.0 cr