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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalogue

Physics, B.A.


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Oral Communication Requirement:


To satisfy the oral communication requirement for the B.A. or B.S. degree in Physics a student must successfully complete PHY 495  or any other approved oral intensive course (see list here).

Applied Learning Requirement:


To satisfy the applied learning requirement for the B.A. or B.S. degree in Physics a student must successfully complete one of the following: directed individual study in any scientific discipline; departmental honors in any science department; PHY 493 , PHY 495 .

Option 1 - General Physics


Core requirements plus:

Total: 50 hours


Option 2 - Environmental Physics


Core requirements plus:

Total: 48-51 hours


Option 3 - Physical Oceanography


Core requirements plus:

Total: 62 hours


Option 4 - Engineering Physics


Core requirements plus:

Total: 49 hours


Option 5 - Computational Physics


Core requirements plus:

Total: 50 hours


Additional Information:


Students must attain a grade point average of “C” (2.00) or better computed over all the courses used to fulfill the requirements of the major and a grade of “C-” or better for each PHY course used to fulfill the requirements of the major.

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