Completing the Physics Major

Key:
PHYS 107 - Principles and Applications of
        Mechanics with laboratory
PHYS 108 -
Principles and Applications of
        Electricity, Magnetism, and optics with
        Laboratory
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 - Electromagnetic Theory
*PHYS 320 - Advanced Topics in Physics
*PHYS 360/370 - Honors Thesis
* = not required, alternate years

 

  Starting 1st Semester in Firstyear Starting 2nd Semester in Firstyear
Fall Spring Fall Spring
Firstyear
PHYS 107
MATH 116
PHYS 108
 
PHYS 107
MATH 116
Sophomore
PHYS 202
MATH 215
PHYS 207
PHYS 216
PHYS 108
MATH 215
PHYS 216
PHYS 207
Junior
PHYS 302
*@ASTR/PHYS 311
PHYS 310
*@PHYS 320
PHYS 202
*@ASTR/PHYS 311
PHYS 310
PHYS 305
Senior
PHYS 314
*@ASTR/PHYS 311
*PHYS 360
PHYS 305
*PHYS 370
PHYS 302
PHYS 314
*@ASTR/PHYS 311
*@PHYS 320

* = Not required
@ = Alternate years