Printable Four Year Plan of Study

Four Year Plan of Study | Physics (B.S.)

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Recommended Four-Year Plan of Study

College of Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Physics

Four Year Plan of Study
First Year of Enrollment 
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
ENGL 1157  3  ENGL 1158 or 1159  3
MATH 2114  4  MATH 2124  4
CHEM 1017/1007  4  PHYS 1061/1063  4
UNIV 10011  1  CHEM 1018/1008  4
Social Science Elective  3    
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 15
Second Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
PHYS 1062/1065  4  PHYS 3064  3
MATH 2134  4  Humanities Elective  3
CSCI 1205 or 1581/1583  3  MATH 2221  3
Social Science Elective  3  BIOS  3
     ENGL Literature  3
Total Hours  14 Total Hours 15
Third Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
PHYS 3301  3  PHYS 4501  3
PHYS 4601  3  PHYS 4160  3
MATH or Mathematical Physics  3  PHYS 3000+ level elective  3
Humanities Electives  3  Arts  3
General Electives  3  General Electives  3
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 15
Fourth Year of Enrollment
First Term Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
PHYS 4401  3  Approved Science/Engineering Elective  3
Approved Science/Engineering Elective  3  Approved Science/Engineering Elective  3
PHYS 3094  3  PHYS 3198  1
PHYS 3000+ level elective  3 General Electives  9
General elective  3    
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 16
Total Degree Hours 120
  1. Required for all first-time full-time students.