Physics Industry Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

(Recommended for students intending to seek employment in industry.)

Major Requirements - 38 units
PHYSCS 180PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS I (GL)5
PHYSCS 181PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS II (GL)5
PHYSCS 221INTERMEDIATE LABORATORY2
PHYSCS 305MECHANICS - STATICS3
PHYSCS 310MECHANICS - DYNAMICS3
PHYSCS 324METHODS OF THEORETICAL PHYSICS3
PHYSCS 330ANALOG AND DIGITAL ELECTRONICS3
PHYSCS 331ANALOG AND DIGITAL ELECTRONICS LABORATORY1
PHYSCS 364THERMAL PHYSICS3
PHYSCS 489PHYSICS SENIOR SEMINAR2
Select 2 units of the following:2
FRONTIERS OF ENGINEERING AND PHYSICS
PHYSCS 344MODERN PHYSICS4
or PHYSCS 360 OPTICS
Select remaining units from Physics numbered 300 or 400 with no more than 3 units from 490 - 499 courses2
Total Units38
Unique Requirement - 28 units
CHEM 102INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY (GL)5
CHEM 104INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY (GL)5
MATH 255CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY III3
MATH 355MATRICES AND LINEAR ALGEBRA3
MATH 361DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS3
ITBE 141CONCEPTS OF BUSINESS3
ACCOUNT 244INTRODUCTION TO FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING3
COMPSCI 172INTRODUCTION TO JAVA (GM)3
or COMPSCI 174 INTRODUCTION TO C++ (GM)
Total Units28
Writing Requirement - 3 units
ENGLISH 370ADVANCED COMPOSITION3
or ENGLISH 372 TECHNICAL AND SCIENTIFIC WRITING
Total Units3

Departmental Exit Interview

An approved minor is required for this major.