2013-14 Degree Plan

Astrophysics, BS

College of Arts & Sciences: Department of Physics & Astronomy
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 18 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
PHYC 160 & 160L: General Physics & General Physics Laboratory 4 C
PHYC 167: Problems in General Physics 1 CR
MATH 162: Calculus I 4 C
ENGL 101: Composition I: Exposition 3 C
Social Behavioral Science 3 C
Social Behavioral Science 3 C
Term Hours: 18
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 36 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
PHYC 161 & 161L: General Physics & General Physics Laboratory 4 C
PHYC 168: Problems in General Physics 1 CR
MATH 163: Calculus II 4 C
ENGL 102: Composition II: Analysis and Argument 3 C
Humanities 3 C
Second Language 3 C
Term Hours: 18
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 49 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ASTR 270 & 270L: General Astronomy & General Astronomy Laboratory I 4 C
PHYC 262 & 262L: General Physics & General Physics Laboratory 4 C
PHYC 267: Problems in General Physics 1 C
MATH 264: Calculus III 4 C
Term Hours: 13
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 66 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ASTR 271 & 271L: General Astronomy & General Astronomy Laboratory I 4 C
PHYC 330: Introduction to Modern Physics 3 C
PHYC 331: Problems in Introduction to Modern Physics 1 CR
MATH 311: Vector Analysis 3 C
MATH 316: Applied Ordinary Differential Equations 3 C
PHYC 290: Computational Physics 3 C
Term Hours: 17
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 83 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
PHYC 303: Analytical Mechanics I 3 C
PHYC 313: Problems in Analytical Mechanics I 1 CR
PHYC 301: Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics 3 C
PHYC 311: Problems in Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics 1 CR
ASTR 421: Concepts of Astrophysics I 3 C
MATH 312: Partial Differential Equations for Engineering 3 C
Fine Arts 3 C
Term Hours: 17
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 100 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
PHYC 304: Analytical Mechanics II 3 C
PHYC 314: Problems in Analytical Mechanics I 1 CR
PHYC 405: Electricity and Magnetism I 3 C
PHYC 415: Problems in Electricity and Magnetism I 1 CR
ASTR 422: Concepts of Astrophysics II 3 C
MATH 314: Linear Algebra 3 C
Humanities 3 C
Term Hours: 17
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 116 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
PHYC 491: Intermediate Quantum Mechanics I 3 C
PHYC 496: Problems in Intermediate Quantum Mechanics I 1 CR
Required Astronomy elective 3 C
Upper division elective 3 C
Elective any level 6 D-
Term Hours: 16
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 131 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Required Astronomy elective 3 C
Upper division elective 3 C
Social Behavioral Science 3 C
Social Behavioral Science 3 C
Elective any level 3 D-
Term Hours: 15
Degree Plan Notes
  • Minimum graduation GPA = 2.00. Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual coursework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 cumulative GPA for admisssion to and graduation from the College of Art & Science.