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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Applied Physics B.S.
Sample Plan: Applied Physics B.S.
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
CHEM 1153 - General Chemistry I : 4.0 cr : LE CAT5, NAT SCI
CHEM 1154 - General Chemistry Lab I : 1.0 cr : LE CAT4, NAT SCI
MATH 1296 - Calculus I : 5.0 cr : LE CAT2, LOGIC & QR
PHYS 1021 - Exploring Current Topics in Physics : 1.0 cr
LE (Writing & Information Literacy) :3.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
CS 1511 - Computer Science I : 5.0 cr : LE CAT3, LOGIC & QR
MATH 1297 - Calculus II : 5.0 cr : LOGIC & QR
Phys 2111 (recommended) 1.0 cr
PHYS 2013 - General Physics I : 4.0 cr : LE CAT5, NAT SCI
PHYS 2014 - General Physics Lab I : 1.0 cr : NAT SCI
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
MATH 3298 - Calculus III : 4.0 cr
Phys 2112 (recommended) 1.0 cr
PHYS 2015 - General Physics II : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2016 - General Physics Lab II : 1.0 cr
LE (Cultural Diversity in the US, Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
LE (Fine Arts) :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
MATH 3280 - Differential Equations with Linear Algebra : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2021 - Relativity and Quantum Physics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2022 - Classical Physics : 4.0 cr
PHYS 2033 - Classical and Quantum Physics Lab : 2.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
PHYS 4021 - Quantum Physics II : 4.0 cr
PHYS 5052 - Computational Methods in Physics : 3.0 cr
LE (Global Perspectives, Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Minor Elective 3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 5041 - Optics : 3.0 cr
PHYS 5541 - Fluid Dynamics : 3.0 cr
WRIT 3150 - Advanced Writing: Science : 3.0 cr
LE (Humanities) :3.0 cr
LE (Oral Communication & Languages) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
PHYS 3061 - Instrumentation : 3.0 cr
PHYS 4031 - Thermal and Statistical Physics : 4.0 cr
LE (Sustainability) :3.0 cr
Elective :5.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 5061 - Experimental Methods : 3.0 cr
PHYS 5090 - Physics Seminar : 1.0 cr
PHYS 5531 - Introduction to Solid State Physics : 3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr