Sample Schedule – Physics

Sample Four-Year (4-yr) Plan for Bachelor of Science in Physics
Freshman Year (Fall Semester)Freshman Year (Spring Semester)
KW 1101
CHEM 1351
CHEM 1251 LAB
MATH 1402
ENGL 1401 (gen ed)
TOTAL = 14
CHEM 1352
CHEM 1252 LAB
MATH 2305
ENGL 1302
GEN ED
TOTAL = 14
Sophomore Year (Fall Semester)Sophomore Year (Spring Semester)
PHYS 2404
MATH 2306
CIS 2301 or 2303
CL 1101
KHP 1301
GEN ED
TOTAL = 17
PHYS 2405
PHYS 3302
ELECTIVE
GEN ED
GEN ED
TOTAL 16
Junior Year (Fall Semester)Junior Year (Spring Semester)
PHYS 3408
PHYS 3301
MATH 3301
Physics Lab Elective
GEN ED
TOTAL = 17
PHYS 43012
PHYS 3107
Math Elective
ELECTIVE
GEN ED
GEN ED
TOTAL = 16
Senior Year (Fall Semester)Senior Year (Spring Semester)
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 15
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 12
  1. PHYS 3401 Electronics or PHYS 3403 Heat and Thermodynamics.
  2. CHEM 3404 Physical Chemistry II may be substituted for PHYS 4301 Quantum Mechanics.
  3. MATH 3306 Applied Linear Algebra, MATH 3307 Linear Algebra, MATH 3309 Discrete Mathematics, MATH 3320 Statistics I, MATH 3321 Statistical Analysis, or MATH 4303 Partial Differential Equations.
Sample Three-Year (3-yr) Plan for Bachelor of Science in Physics
Fall Semester First YearWinter Term First Year
KW 1101
CHEM 1351
CHEM 1251 LAB
MATH 1402
ENGL 1301 (gen ed)
GEN ED
TOTAL = 15
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 3 HOURS
Spring Semester First YearSummer Term First Year
PHYS 1301
CHEM 1352
CHEM 1252 LAB
MATH 2305
ENGL 1302 (gen ed)
GEN ED
TOTAL = 17
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 6
Fall Semester Second YearWinter Term Second Year
PHYS 2404
MATH 2306
CIS 2301 or 2303
CL 1101 (gen ed)
GEN ED
GEN ED
TOTAL = 17
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 3 HOURS
Spring Semester Second YearSummer Term Second Year
PHYS 2405
PHYS 3302
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
GEN ED
GEN ED
TOTAL = 17
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 9
Fall Semester Third YearWinter Term Third Year
PHYS 3408
PHYS 3301
MATH 3301
Physics Lab Elective
GEN ED
TOTAL = 17
ELECTIVE
TOTAL = 3 HOURS
Spring Semester Third Year
PHYS 43012
PHYS 3107
Math Elective
ELECTIVE
ELECTIVE
GEN ED
TOTAL = 16
*At least one course taken above must be multi-cultural or a separate multi-cultural course is required.
  1. PHYS 3401 Electronics or PHYS 3403 Heat and Thermodynamics.
  2. CHEM 3404 Physical Chemistry II may be substituted for PHYS 4301 Quantum Mechanics.
  3. MATH 3306 Applied Linear Algebra, MATH 3307 Linear Algebra, MATH 3309 Discrete Mathematics, MATH 3320 Statistics I, MATH 3321 Statistical Analysis, or MATH 4303 Partial Differential Equations.