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Physics (BA)

BA (25 hours in major; 8-16 in prerequisites; 8 in co-requisites)

PrerequisitesCredits
PHYS 151 General Physics I 4
MATH 181  Calculus I  OR 4
MATH 170/171  Calculus I with Pre-calculus A and B 4, 4
MATH 182  Calculus II 4
Total 8-16
Co-requisitesCredits
MATH 241 Differential Equations 4
MATH 225 Multivariate Calculus 4
Total 8
Required Courses Credits
PHYS 152 General Physics II 4
PHYS 251 Mechanics I 4
PHYS 212 Modern Physics 2
PHYS 275/276 Experimental Physics Lab 1, 1
PHYS 355 Thermal Physics 4
PHYS 353 Electricity and Magnetism I 4
PHYS 482 Senior Capstone: Physics Seminar 1
Additional 4 hours in PHYS courses above 200 level 4
Total 25
Additional Recommended Supporting CoursesCredits
CHEM 151, 152 General Chemistry I, II 4, 4
CSCI 211 Programming I 4
PHIL 360 History and Philosophy of Science 4

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