Minimum requirements for the BS with a combined major in physics and astronomy and a minor in mathematics

COURSE TITLE S.H.
General Education Requirements
Core Competencies9
Writing 1
Writing 2
Communication Foundations
Mathematics Requirement - included in minor
Arts and Humanities6
Natural Sciences - included in major
Social Science6
Social and Personal Awareness6
General Education Elective / First-Year Experience3
Major Requirements
Physics Courses:
PHYS 2610
2610L
General Physics 1
and General Physics laboratory 1
5
PHYS 2611
2611L
General Physics 2
and General Physics laboratory 2
5
PHYS 3703Classical Mechanics and Dynamics4
PHYS 3704
3704L
Modern Physics
and Modern Physics Laboratory
5
PHYS 3705
3705L
Thermodynamics and Classical Statistical Dynamics
and Thermodynamics and Classical Statistical Mechanics Laboratory
4
PHYS 3741Electromagnetic Field Theory 13
Select 6 s.h. of upper division physics courses.6
Astronomy Courses:
ASTR 1504Descriptive Astronomy3
ASTR 2609Moon and Planets3
ASTR 3711Astrophysics 13
ASTR 3712Astrophysics 23
ASTR 4815Undergraduate Astronomy Research3
ASTR 4811Observational Astronomy 13
ASTR 4812Observational Astronomy 23
Mathematics Courses:
MATH 1571Calculus 14
MATH 1572Calculus 24
MATH 2673Calculus 34
MATH 3705Differential Equations3
Minor Course:
One additional 3 s.h. upper division elective in mathematics is required for the mathematics minor.3
Other Courses
CHEM 1515General Chemistry 14
CHEM 1515LGeneral Chemistry 1 Laboratory0
CHEM 1516General Chemistry 24
CHEM 1516LGeneral Chemistry 2 Laboratory0
CSIS 2610Programming and Problem-Solving4
Elective courses needed: 5 hours of upper division and 2 hours of any level elective.7
Total Semester Hours120