A minor in math (10 additional hours above the general education and technical requirements) is strongly encouraged for all physics majors, especially students planning to attend graduate school. Other minors may be chosen; the number of free electives and/or minor hours may vary based on the chosen minor.
Electives: 13-21 Hours
Total Required for the Program: 128 Hours
1 Advisor approval required.
2 These courses may also count towards other majors or minors according to their catalog requirements.
3PHY 4700 may be replaced by two semesters of independent study with advisor approval.
4 Up to 3 hours of elective credit may be in the form of independent studies and/or research with advisor approval.