Typical Course Sequence

Freshman Year

Fall

PHY190 Frontiers and Foundations in Physics

MAT167 Calculus I with Analytic Geometry

Spring

PHY201/PHY201L Calculus-based Physics I with Laboratory

MAT168 Calculus II with Analytic Geometry

 

Sophmore Year

Fall

PHY 202/PHY 202L Calculus-based Physics II with laboratory

MAT169 Calculus III with Analytic Geometry

Spring

PHY 361/PHY 361L Elementary Modern Physics I with Laboratory

PHY 327/PHY 327L Electronics I with Laboratory

MAT 280 Multivariable Calculus

 

Junior Year

Fall

PHY 350 Mechanics I

PHY 362 Elementary Modern Physics II with Laboratory

MAT 285 Introduction to Differential Equations I

Spring

PHY 351 Mechanics II

MAT 415 Introduction to Differential Equations II

 

Senior Year

Fall

PHY 461 Quantum Mechanics

PHY 421 Electricity and Magnetism I

PHY 499 Undergraduate Research

Math Requirement (3 hours)

Spring

PHY 332 Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics

PHY 422 Electricity and Magnetism II

PHY 460 Advanced Laboratory

Math Requirement (3 hours)