Major in Applied Physics (B.S.)
PHY260Careers in Engineering and Physics Seminar1
PHY292
292D
General Physics I
and General Physics I Lab 1
4
PHY296
PHY297
General Physics II
and General Physics II Lab
4
PHY302
PHY303
Electronics
and Electronics Lab
4
PHY312
PHY313
Modern Physics
and Modern Physics Lab
4
PHY320Mathematical Methods in Physics and Engineering4
PHY340Mechanics4
PHY352
PHY353
Computer Methods in Physics and Engineering
and Computer Methods in Physics and Engineering Lab
4
PHY365Physics Research Seminar1
PHY490Research3
Choose one of the following:4
Accelerated General Chemistry
and Accelerated General Chemistry Lab
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry II Lab
COS205Scientific Computing3
MAT125Calculus 24
MAT223Multivariable Calculus3
Choose one emphasis18-24
Major65-71
General Education49-50
Electives8-14
Total Credits122-135
1

This course meets a General Education requirement.

Biomedical Emphasis (24 credits)

BIO120
BIO121
Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology
and Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology Lab
4
BIO214
BIO215
Human Anatomy
and Human Anatomy Lab
4
BIO216
BIO217
Human Physiology
and Human Physiology Lab
4
PHY422
PHY423
Fluid Mechanics
and Fluid Mechanics Lab
4
Choose from one of the following Optics courses:4
Optics
and Optics Lab
Topics in Contemporary Optics
and Topics in Contemporary Optics Lab
Choose one of the following courses on properties of materials:4
Electricity and Magnetism
Materials and Devices
and Materials and Devices Lab
Total Credits24

Computational Emphasis (18 credits)

COS351High-Performance Computing3
MAT222Differential Equations3
MAT241Discrete Mathematics3
MAT330Probability and Statistics3
MAT344Numerical Methods3
MAT376Operations Research4
Total Credits19

Electronics Emphasis (23 credits)

MAT222Differential Equations3
PHY424
PHY425
Materials and Devices
and Materials and Devices Lab
4
PHY400Electricity and Magnetism4
Choose one of the following Optical Science courses:4
Optics
and Optics Lab
Topics in Contemporary Optics
and Topics in Contemporary Optics Lab
ENR306
ENR307
Digital Logic and Design
and Digital Logic and Design Lab
4
ENR326 Circuit Analysis and Simulation4
& ENR327 Circuit Analysis and Simulation Lab
Total Credits23
 

Mechanics Emphasis (19 credits)

ENR308Statics and Mechanics of Materials4
MAT222Differential Equations3
PHY410Thermodynamics4
PHY422
PHY423
Fluid Mechanics
and Fluid Mechanics Lab
4
PHY424
PHY425
Materials and Devices
and Materials and Devices Lab
4
Total Credits19

Optics Emphasis (19 credits)

MAT222Differential Equations3
PHY332
PHY333
Optics
and Optics Lab
4
PHY400Electricity and Magnetism4
PHY432
PHY433
Topics in Contemporary Optics
and Topics in Contemporary Optics Lab
4
PHY440Quantum Mechanics4
Total Credits19