• Applied Physics Major (BA)


    Students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Physics choose an emphasis in either Computation or Innovation.

    Core Major Requirements

    • (two semesters)
    • (two semesters)
    • (two semesters)

    Computation Emphasis

    General Chemistry:

    Students must complete either General Chemistry I and II or Advanced General Chemistry.

    Three courses from the following (at least one numbered 5930 or higher):

    Innovation Emphasis

    • (or QMBE 1310 - Statistics)

    Two courses from the following (at least one must be 5000-level):

    Two courses from the following:

    • (or  ACCT 1320 - Accounting Principles II)
  • Applied Physics Major (BS)


    Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics choose an emphasis in Energy and Environmental Science, Engineering, or Materials Science.

    Core Major Requirements

    • (2 semesters)
    • (2 semesters)
    • (2 semesters)

    General Chemistry:

    Students must complete either General Chemistry I and II or Advanced General Chemistry.

    Energy and Environmental Science Emphasis

    Two courses from the following:

    Engineering Emphasis

    Two courses from the following (at least one must have a lab):

    Two courses from the following:

    One course from the following:

    Materials Science Emphasis

    Two courses from the following (at least one must have a lab):