physics track


The physics concentration is designed for students pursing interests in research, teaching, or industry.

Concentration curriculum (34 credits)

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  • MATH 201 Calculus with Analytic Geometry
  • MATH 301 Differential Equations
  • MATH 307 Multivariate Calculus
  • PHYS 208 University Physics II
  • PHYS 301 Classical Mechanics I
  • PHYS 320 Modern Physics and PHYZ 320L Modern Physics Laboratory
  • PHYS 450 Senior Physics Laboratory 
  • Nine elective credits in chemistry, mathematics or physics (from an approved list).
  • INSC 490 Capstone Research Experience in Interdisciplinary Science