Physics Minor

*Effective Fall 2020, this minor is being phased out and has a 3-year teach out plan. More information can be found here.

Minor Requirements
Select all of section A or B:13
Section A:
College Physics I
College Physics II
Applied Calculus
Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
Section B:
University Physics I
University Physics II
University Physics III
Select seven credit hours from the following:7
Modern Physics Laboratory
History of Physics
Selected Topics in Physics
Independent Research/Project
Physical Chemistry: Thermodynamics and Kinetics
Differential Equations
Total Credit Hours20

Note: Students seeking a minor in Physics for Secondary Teacher Certification must also complete PHY 465 Physics Teaching: Methods and Materials, the General Studies requirements for Secondary Education, and the Professional Sequence for Secondary Education.

University Graduation Requirements

  1. Have a valid and declared major on file (minors cannot be awarded in the same areas as the major, emphasis or concentration).
  2. Earn a minimum of 3 credit hours beyond the major, emphasis, concentration and/or general studies requirements.
  3. Earn a minor GPA of at least 2.0.