Catalog 2010-2012


The B.A. Physics major requires a minimum of 120 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx) and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 120 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.



  Mathematics: 800:060; 800:061.....8 hours

  Physics: 880:130; 880:131; 880:132; 880:137; 880:138; 880:152.....21 hours


  Mathematics or Computer Science.....3-4 hours

    One of the following: 800:062, 800:076, or 810:036.

  Physics: 100-level^.....7 hours

  College of Natural Sciences*.....14 hours

    Elective courses must be ones that count toward a major in the department in which the course is offered or courses numbered 830:xxx.

53-54 hours


^See page xxx for 4-digit numbers associated with these 100-level courses.


*Plans are in progress to consolidate the College of Humanities and Fine Arts and the College of Natural Sciences by June 30, 2011.