# Physics Comprehensive - Engineering Emphasis, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Physics and Astronomy

Code | Title | Credit Hours |
---|---|---|

General Studies | ||

Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) | ||

Foundational Core courses | 14 | |

Including: | ||

Calculus I with Analytic Geometry ^{1} | ||

Portal | ||

Select one course numbered 188 | 3 | |

Distribution | ||

ENG 101 | Introduction of Academic Writing | 3 |

If ENG 101 is not taken as a prerequisite for ENG 102 then additional hours may be required to meet the 27 credit hour minimum in the Distribution Area of General Studies. | ||

Aesthetics | 3 | |

Humanities | 6 | |

Social Sciences | 6 | |

Natural Sciences | 8 | |

Including: | ||

General Physics I (Calculus) and General Physics I (Calculus) Laboratory | ||

Analytical and Quantitative Thought | 3 | |

Including: | ||

Programming in C | ||

Wellness | 0 | |

Capstone | ||

Select one course numbered 388 | 3 | |

BS Science-related course requirements | ||

CHEM 160 & 160L | General Chemistry and General Chemistry Laboratory | 4 |

CHEM 161 & 161L | General Chemistry and General Chemistry Laboratory | 4 |

Major Option | ||

Complete all required courses | 62 | |

Unrestricted electives | ||

Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum | 1 | |

Total Credit Hours | 120 |

## Major Option

Code | Title | Credit Hours |
---|---|---|

Physics Comprehensive (Engineering Emphasis) Requirements | ||

PHYS 276 & 276L | General Physics II (Calculus) and General Physics II (Calculus) Laboratory | 5 |

PHYS 346 | Modern Physics I | 4 |

PHYS 410 | Mathematical Techniques in Physics I | 3 |

Physics Comprehensive (Engineering Emphasis) Electives | ||

Select 6 credit hours of the following: | 6 | |

Analytic Mechanics | ||

Electricity & Magnetism | ||

Quantum Mechanics | ||

Advanced Physics Laboratory | ||

Optics | ||

Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics | ||

Physics Comprehensive (Engineering Emphasis) Math Requirements | ||

MATH 202 | Calculus II with Analytic Geometry | 5 |

MATH 260 | Calculus III | 5 |

MATH 305 | Differential Equations | 3 |

Physics Comprehensive (Engineering Emphasis) Engineering Requirements | ||

ENGR 101 | Introduction to Engineering | 3 |

Select 11 credit hours of the following: | 11 | |

Computer Aided Drafting for Mechanical Engineering | ||

Engineering Circuits I | ||

Engineering Circuits II | ||

Engineering Statics | ||

Mechanics of Materials | ||

Engineering Dynamics | ||

Students must take 17 credit hours of engineering classes at 300 level or above from an ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology) accredited university. | 17 | |

Total Credit Hours | 62 |

^{1} | Students without sufficient preparation will also need to take the following courses, increasing the total credit hours needed: |