Departments & Programs
Major in Physics—B.S.
Students must complete the following requirements:
- Writing, same as B.A. degree (English Composition and Intensive Writing).
- Mathematics, major fulfills requirement.
- Foreign language, 3 credit hours at or above the second-year level (or equivalent proficiency) in one language. French, German, or Russian is recommended for students who wish to pursue a graduate degree.
- Arts and humanities, two courses for 6 credit hours minimum.
- Social and historical studies, two courses for 6 credit hours minimum.
- Natural and mathematical sciences: major fulfills requirement.
- One Critical Approaches to the Arts and Sciences course.
Culture courses are not required, but two courses are recommended as electives or to satisfy the Breadth of Inquiry requirement.