APPLY! REQUEST

Professional Physics Option

Note: A minor is not required for Option I. 

Major core requirements:

Technical Physics I, II (PH 251, PH 252)

Modern Physics (PH 343)

Professional Physics Requirements

COURSE CREDIT

**Intermediate Laboratory (PH 356W)

4
Quantum Mechanics (PH 444) 3
Electricity and Magnetism (PH 447) 3
Electromagnetic Fields (PH 448) 3
Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics (PH 456) 3
Classical Dynamics  (PH 471) 3
Topics in Physics (PH 480-489) 6
Directed Research (PH 495) 2
3 hours chosen from the following:
Topics in Physics (PH 480-489) 3
Directed Research (PH 495) 1 - 3
Senior Assessment Seminar (PH 498) 1
3 Hours chosen from the following:
          Topics in Physics (PH 480 - 489) 1 - 6
           Directed Research (PH 495) 2
Total 32 - 37
Prescribed Supporting Courses:
**Mathematics, Calculus I, II, III (MA 125, 126, 227) 12
Applied Differential Equations I (MA 238) 3
Total 3-14

*Fulfills computer literacy requirement.
**These courses are required in the major if not completed as a part of the General Studies Component.