Physics B.S.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

All courses in core and all courses in one of the listed options.

Core
Choose one of the following sequences:8
Fundamentals of Physics I
and Fundamentals of Physics II
Physics for Engineers I
and Physics for Engineers II
and Introductory Lab II
PHYS 128Waves and Quanta4
PHYS 211Classical Mechanics3
PHYS 213Electricity & Magnetism3
PHYS 273Quantum Mechanics I3
PHYS 214Electromagnetism3
or PHYS 274 Applictns of Quantum Mechanics
MATH 021Calculus I4
MATH 022Calculus II4
MATH 121Calculus III4
MATH 230Ordinary Differential Equation3
MATH 124Linear Algebra3
or MATH 122 Applied Linear Algebra
CHEM 031General Chemistry 14
One additional course in chemistry (CHEM 032 recommended)4
CS 021Computer Programming I 13
or PHYS 256 Computational Physics
Options
Pure Physics:21
Experimental Physics I
Experimental Physics II 1
Thermal & Statistical Physics
Twelve credits of approved physics electives
Mechanical Engineering:29
Dynamics
Mechanics of Solids
Thermodynamics
and Heat Transfer
SU: Applied Thermodynamics
Materials Engineering
System Dynamics
Fluid Mechanics
Statics
Electrical Engr Concepts
Civil and Environmental Engineering:30
Statics
Geomatics
Mechanics of Materials
Environmental Engineering
Structural Analysis
Reinforced Concrete
Dynamics
Thermodynamics
and Heat Transfer
Electrical Engr Concepts
Electrical Engineering (Signals and Systems):30
Linear Circuit Analysis I
Linear Circuit Analysis II
Linear Circuits Laboratory I
Linear Circuits Laboratory II
Electronics I
Electronics II
Signals & Systems
Communication Systems
Digital Signal Processing
Choose one of the following:
Image Processing & Coding
Image Anyl&Pattern Recognition
Special Topics
Electrical Engineering (Circuits and Devices):30
Linear Circuit Analysis I
Linear Circuit Analysis II
Linear Circuits Laboratory I
Linear Circuits Laboratory II
Electronics I
Electronics II
Fundamentals of Digital Design
Solid State Phys Electronics I
Electronics Laboratory
Electronics Design Project
Digital VLSI Circuit Design
Astrophysics:27
Modern Astrophysics
Experimental Physics I
Electromagnetism
Thermal & Statistical Physics
Nine credits of approved science or mathematics electives
1

PHYS 202 and CS 021 may be waived in favor of credit in undergraduate research.