Jan 22, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Physics (B.S.)


66 Major Hours, 120 Degree Hours

Students in this major must also complete requirements for a degree in the College of Arts & Sciences .

Select 7 credit hours below of elective coursework or the Applied Physics specialization


Nondepartmental Requirements (30 hours)


Students who complete the Physics major will have fulfilled the requirements for the Mathematics Minor and are not required to complete an additional minor, although they are welcome to add another minor.

Non-Departmental Requirements in Chemistry and Computer Science may be applied to an additional minor.

Secondary Education/Physics Education (B.S.)


See Physics (B.S.) with Secondary Education Certification  for program requirements for degree along with the appropriate teaching certification courses.

Students must have a CGPA of 2.6 to co-register for EDFN 338  and SEED 296  and to be admitted to Teacher Education. Beginning Summer 2015, students must have a CGPA of 2.7 to be admitted to the Teacher Education Program.

Four-Year Program Guides and Costs


USD encourages students to take 15 credits per semester or 30 credits within the year in order to graduate in 4 years. To help students complete their academic degree program in four years, we provide a sample academic plan. Please work with your academic advisor to confirm your plan.