Dec 06, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog

Physics, Physics and Computers Option

A physics major must satisfactorily complete the following courses: Physics 51, 52, 54, 111, 116, 133, 134, 151, 195 (taken four times), and Mathematics 115 or 180. In addition, a physics major must satisfactorily complete the courses in the standard program or in one of the Physics options. A final oral and written report of completed research, Clinic, or independent project work is required for all physics majors. The Physics 195 Colloquium requirement is waived for any semester during which a student is away on a study abroad program.

Physics and Computers Option

Students planning a career or graduate studies in computer applications to problems in physics and engineering would particularly benefit from Physics 117 and Mathematics 165. Students planning graduate studies in computer science should take Computer Science 105 and additional computer science courses as time permits.