Physics Minor

A physics minor offers students majoring in physical sciences, geographic information science, engineering and technology a solid foundational base in the application of fundamental physical laws in their disciplines. It provides training in computation and applied mathematics for computer science and mathematics students.

The following courses are required for a minor in physics:

Course
Credit Hours
PHYS 2425: University Physics I
PHYS 2426: University Physics II
4
4
12 hours of courses selected from the following:

PHYS 3311: Classical Mechanics
PHYS 3312: Modern Physics
PHYS 3490: Selected Topics - Electromagnetic Field Theory
PHYS 3490: Selected Topics - Thermodynamics
PHYS 3490: Selected Topics - Mathematical Methods of Physics
PHYS 3490: Selected Topics - Waves and Optics
PHYS 3490: Selected Topics - Advanced Modern Physics
PHYS 3490: Selected Topics - Quantum Theory

3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
Total Credit Hours of Physics coursework required
20