Bachelor of Arts in Physics
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Bachelor of Arts in Physics

 (Applicable for the 2017-2018 Bulletin.)

First Year, Fall Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 112, Calculus-Based Physics I4
M 144, Calculus I4
Humanities elective #13
FYS 100, First-Year Seminar3
DIA 100, Dialogue1
Total Credits = 15

First Year, Spring Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 113, Calculus-Based Physics II4
M 145, Calculus II4
WRT 110, Academic Writing I3
AUCW course3
Total Credits = 14

Second Year, Fall Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 210, Thermal Physics3
Math elective3
CH 110, College Chemistry4
WRT 210, Foundations of Arguments3
AUCC course3
Total Credits = 16

Second Year, Spring Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 214, Calculus-Based Physics III4
CH 111, College Chemistry4
CS 114, Fundamentals of Computing I4
Humanities elective #23
DIA 200, Career Dialogue1
Total Credits = 16

Third Year, Fall Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 310, Modern Physics I3
Physics elective3
Elective3
Social Science elective #13
AUCA3
Total Credits = 15

Third Year, Spring Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 260, Optics4
Physics elective3
Citizenship elective3
Humanities elective #33
Total Credits = 13

Fourth Year, Fall Semester

CourseCredits
PHY 240, Special Theory of Relativity3
Arts elective3
Writing-Intensive course3
Elective3
Elective3
Total Credits = 15

Fourth Year, Spring Semester

CourseCredits
Physics elective (W)3
Diversity elective3
Social Science elective #23
Elective3
AUCS3
Total Credits = 15

Notes and Explanations:

1) The BA requires a total of 51 credits and does not qualify for any exemptions associated with high-credit majors.