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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Astrophysics B.S.Astrop.
Sample Plan: Astrophysics B.S.Astrop. Sample Plan
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
PHYS 1301W - Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering I : 4.0 cr : PHYS, WI : Preferred Course
MATH 1371 - CSE Calculus I : 4.0 cr : MATH : Preferred Course
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 1302W - Introductory Physics for Science and Engineering II : 4.0 cr : PHYS, WI : Preferred Course
MATH 1372 - CSE Calculus II : 4.0 cr : Preferred Course
LE (Civic Life and Ethics) :3.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 2201 - Introductory Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics : 4.0 cr
MATH 2243 - Linear Algebra and Differential Equations : 4.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
PHYS 2503 - Physics III: Intro to Waves, Optics, and Special Relativity : 4.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 2601 - Quantum Physics : 4.0 cr
AST 2001 - Introduction to Astrophysics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 3041 - Mathematical Methods for Physicists : 3.0 cr
MATH 2263 - Multivariable Calculus : 4.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 4001 - Analytical Mechanics : 4.0 cr
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
AST 4001 - Astrophysics I : 4.0 cr
PHYS 3605W - Modern Physics Laboratory : 3.0 cr : WI
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 4002 - Electricity and Magnetism : 4.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
AST 4041 - Computational Methods in the Physical Sciences : 4.0 cr
LE (Environment) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 4051 - Methods of Experimental Physics I : 5.0 cr
PHYS 4101 - Quantum Mechanics : 4.0 cr
ESCI 3006 - Rocks and Stars: Introduction to Planetary Science : 3.0 cr
PHYS 4303 - Electrodynamics and Waves : 3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
AST 4994W - Directed Research : 3.0 cr : WI
Elective :3.0 cr
AST 4031 - Interpretation and Analysis of Astrophysical Data : 4.0 cr
LE (Writing Intensive - Upper Division) :3.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr