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Department of Secondary Education

Undergraduate Program: Physics Requirements

Secondary Education - Physics Major Requirements

Required Physics Courses: 42 credits
PHY201 General Physics I (4)
PHY202 General Physics II (4)
PHY300 Mathematical Physics I (3)
PHY301 Mathematical Physics II (3)
PHY305 Computational Physics (3)
PHY308 Modern Physics I (3)
PHY309 Modern Physics II (3)
PHY310 Modern Physics Laboratory (1)
PHY311 Classical Mechanics (3)
PHY313 Electricity and Magnetism (3)
PHY491 Senior Project (3)

Three upper-level physics electives (9)

Required Cognate Courses: (16 credits)
MAT251 Calculus I (4)
MAT252 Calculus II (4)
CHE201 General Chemistry I (4)
CPS210 Computer Science (4)

Additional Science Courses (4 credits)
A lab course chosen from biology or geology