Bachelor of Science

- General Studies Program Hours = 45

General Studies coursework required by major = 67- Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) = 33 including:
- (Maximum of 1 MATH course will count in this section.)
- MATH 102GS*, College Algebra - 3 hours
- MATH 103GS*, Plane Trigonometry - 3 hours
- MATH 115*, Calculus I with Analytic Geometry - 5 hours
- MATH 202*, Calculus II with Analytic Geometry - 5 hours
- MATH 260, Calculus III - 5 hours
- MATH 305, Differential Equations - 3 hours
- *Students with sufficient preparation may enter the mathematics program at a higher level, reducing the total hours needed to complete the major.

- Portal = 3
- Distribution = 28
- Aesthetics minimum = 3
- Humanities minimum = 6
- Social Sciences minimum = 6
- Natural Sciences minimum = 13 including:
- PHYS 275GS, General Physics I (Calculus) - 4 hours
- PHYS 275LGS, General Physics I Laboratory - 1 hour
- PHYS 276GS, General Physics II (Calculus) - 4 hours
- PHYS 276LGS, General Physics II Laboratory - 1 hour

- Analytical and Quantitative Thought minimum = 0
- Wellness minimum = 0

- Capstone = 3

- Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) = 33 including:
- BS Science-related course requirements = 0
- Major Option = 57
- Minimum total hours required coursework = 124
- Unrestricted electives in 125 hour program = 1
- Minimum total hours required for BS in Physics Comprehensive = 125
- All UNK degrees require a minimum of 125 hours. Forty (40) of the hours required for all UNK degrees must be upper division hours, which are courses numbered 300 or above taken at a 4-year college or university.

- Physics Comprehensive Requirements (42 hours required)
- Take all of the following:
- PHYS 323, Introductory Electronics - 4 hours
- PHYS 346, Modern Physics I - 4 hours
- PHYS 347, Modern Physics II - 4 hours
- PHYS 400, Analytic Mechanics I - 3 hours
- PHYS 401, Analytic Mechanics II - 3 hours
- PHYS 405, Electricity and Magnetism I - 3 hours
- PHYS 406, Electricity and Magnetism II - 3 hours
- PHYS 410, Mathematical Techniques in Physics - 4 hours
- PHYS 411, Mathematical Techniques in Physics II - 3 hours
- PHYS 417, Quantum Mechanics - 3 hours (Prereq: PHYS 416 or permission of instructor)
- PHYS 430, Optics - 4 hours
- PHYS 440, Heat and Thermodynamics - 4 hours

- Take all of the following:
- Physics Comprehensive Electives (6 hours required)
- Take 6-8 hours from:

- Physics Comprehensive Math and CSIS Electives (6 hours required)
- Take 6-8 hours from:

- Physics Writing Intensive Electives (3 hours required)

12 Apr 2010

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