BA in Physics - Chemical Physics Option
A student majoring in physics may select a chemical physics option.
& PHYS 315
|Physics for Scientists I|
and University Physics Lab I 1
& PHYS 316
|Physics for Scientists II|
and University Physics Lab II 1
|PHYS 551||Topics in Modern Physics||3|
|PHYS 621||Analytical Mechanics||3|
|PHYS 631||Electricity and Magnetism||3|
|PHYS 651||Quantum Mechanics I||3|
|MATH 555||Differential Equations I||3|
|Select one of the following MATH courses||3|
|Advanced Calculus I|
|Partial Differential Equations for Engineers|
|Select 5 credit hours in chemistry||5|
|Select 2 additional credit hours from the following||2|
|Advanced Physics Laboratory|
|Computational Physics Laboratory|
|Select four additional courses in chemistry beyond the 211–212 sequence|
|Total Credit Hours||38|
With departmental approval, the chemistry courses could substitute for required courses covering similar topics.
Students in the BA in physics are required to complete an applied learning or research experience to graduate from the program. The requirement can be met in several ways. Students can take PHYS 516, PHYS 481 or engage in undergraduate research PHYS 600/ PHYS 601.