Bachelor of Science

- General Studies Program Hours = 45

General Studies coursework required by major = 47- Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) = 14 including:
- MATH 115*, Calculus I with Analytic Geometry - 5 hours
- *Students without sufficient preparation will also need to take the following
courses, increasing the total hours needed:
- MATH 102GS, College Algebra - 3 hours
- MATH 103GS, Plane Trigonometry - 3 hours

- Portal = 3
- Distribution = 27
- Aesthetics minimum = 3
- Humanities minimum = 6
- Social Sciences minimum = 6
- Natural Sciences minimum = 8 including:
- PHYS 275GS, General Physics I (Calculus) - 4 hours
- PHYS 275LGS, General Physics I (Calculus) Laboratory - 1 hour

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

- Capstone = 3

- Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy) = 14 including:
- BS Science-related course requirements = 8 including:
- Major Option = 36
- Minor or 2nd Major = 24
- For specific requirements see #3 of Bachelor of Science Degree requirements. Selecting a minor or second major less than or greater than 24 hours will alter the number of unrestricted electives.
- Minimum total hours required coursework = 115
- Unrestricted electives in 120 hour program = 5
- Minimum total hours required for BS in Physics = 120
- All UNK degrees require a minimum of 120 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 Requirements (15 hours required)
- Take all of the following:
- PHYS 276GS, General Physics II (Calculus) - 4 hours
- PHYS 276LGS, General Physics II (Calculus) Laboratory - 1 hour
- PHYS 323, Analog and Digital Electronics - 3 hours
- PHYS 346, Modern Physics I - 4 hours
- PHYS 410, Mathematical Techniques in Physics I - 3 hours

- Take all of the following:
- Physics Electives (16 hours required)
- Take 16 hours from:
- PHYS 402, Analytic Mechanics - 4 hours
- PHYS 407, Electricity and Magnetism - 4 hours
- PHYS 419, Quantum Mechanics - 4 hours
- PHYS 420, Advanced Physics Laboratory - 3 hours
- PHYS 430, Optics - 3 hours
- PHYS 440, Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics - 3 hours
- PHYS 495, Research in Physics - 1-3 hours

- Take 16 hours from:
- Physics Math Requirements (5 hours required)
- Take:
- MATH 260, Calculus III - 5 hours

- Take:

8 May 2013

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