Physics Sample Curriculum

The physics sample curriculum below was published in the 2015-2016 Bulletin of Information.

First Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester  
MATH 10550, 12550 4 MATH 10560, 12560 4
PHYS 10411, 11411 4 PHYS 10422, 11422 4
CHEM 10171, 11171 3 CHEM 10122 or 10172, 11172 3
WR 13100. Writing and Rhetoric 3 History or Social Science 3
History or Social Science 3 Philosophy or Theology 3
First Year Experience 1 First Year Experience 1
Total: 19 Total: 18
 
Sophomore Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester  
MATH 20550, 22550 3.5 PHYS 20454 3
PHYS 20433 3 PHYS 20464 3
PHYS 20430 1.5 PHYS 20452, 22452 3.5
PHYS 20451, 22451 3.5 Language 3
PHYS 23411 1 Philosophy or Theology 3
Language 3    
Philosophy or Theology 3    
Total: 18.5 Total: 16.5
 
Junior Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester  
PHYS 30461 3 [Semester Abroad]  
PHYS 30471 3 or  
PHYS 40453 3 Literature or Fine Arts 12
Language 3 Electives 3
Elective 3    
Total: 15 Total: 15
 
Senior Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester  
PHYS 30465 or 50501 3 Elective 12
PHYS 40441, 41441 3 PHS 40602 or 50701 3
Philosophy or Theology 3    
Elective 6    
Total: 15 Total: 15