Completing the Physics Major

Key:
PHYS 107 - Introductory Physics I
        (Mechanics)
PHYS 108 - Introductory Physics II
        (Electricity, Magnetism, and optics)
MATH 116 - Calculus II
PHYS 202 - Introduction to Quantum
        Mechanics and Thermodynamics
PHYS 207 - Intermediate Mechanics
MATH 215 - Mathematics for the Sciences I
PHYS 216 - Mathematics for the Sciences II
PHYS 302 - Quantum Mechanics
PHYS 305 - Statistical Mechanics and
        Thermodynamics
PHYS 310 - Experimental Physics
*ASTR/PHYS 311 - Elements of Astrophysics
PHYS 314 - Advanced Electricity and
*PHYS 320 - Advanced Topics in Physics
*PHYS 360/370 - Honors Thesis
* = not required

 

  Starting 1st Semester in Firstyear Starting 2nd Semester in Firstyear
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Firstyear
PHYS 107 (R)
MATH 116 (R)
PHYS 108 (R)

 
PHYS 107 (R)
MATH 116(R)
Sophomore
PHYS 202 (R)
MATH 215 (R)
PHYS 216 (R)
PHYS 207 (R)
PHYS 108 (R)
MATH 215 (R)
PHYS 216 (R)
PHYS 207 (R)
Junior
PHYS 302 (R)
PHYS 310 (R)
*PHYS 320
PHYS 202 (R)
PHYS 310 (R)
PHYS 305 (R)
Senior
PHYS 314 (R)
*PHYS 360
PHYS 305 (R)
*ASTR/PHYS 311
*PHYS 370
PHYS 302 (R)
PHYS 314 (R)
*ASTR/PHYS 311
*PHYS 320