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Undergraduate Catalog 2018 - 2019 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2018 - 2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Physics, B.S.



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The BS prepares students for graduate programs in Science and Engineering and for a career in technical professions. Many of our students have continued at prestigious research institutions across the country. We also offer our BS for honors and scholars students.

Minimum hours required for B.S. major: 71

Minimum hours required for B.S. Honors major: 78

Minimum hours required for B.S. Scholars major: 74

Requirements of the College of Sciences and Health Professions: A minimum of 120 credit hours is required for a degree, of which 42 semester credit hours must be earned in 300- and/or 400-level courses.

Major-Field Requirements for B.S. in Physics


Major-Field Requirements for B.S. Honors in Physics


Required honors contract courses (10 credits)


Note(s):


PHY 493  Research requires a written and oral presentation at the completion of the project.

In order to graduate with the B.S. Honors in Physics, students must have a cumulative grade point average, upon graduation, of 3.20 or higher in PHY and MTH courses. A student who does not achieve this, but meets all the requirements for the B.S. degree in Physics, will receive that degree instead.

Approved by Honors Council: April 2, 2014

Major-Field Requirements for B.S. Scholars in Physics


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