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  Sep 26, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Physics, BS


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Physics describes everything around us. This program helps students identify and apply the basic principles that govern our world.

Degree Requirements


PNW General Education Core (33 Credits Minimum)


English Composition (6 Credits)


English Composition Any General Education English Composition

Speech Communication (3 Credits)


Any General Education Speech Communication

Quantitative Reasoning (5 Credits)


Technology (3 Credits)


Humanities (3 Credits)


Select from the Humanities Core list

Social Sciences (3 Credits)


Select from the Social Sciences Core list

First-Year Experience (FYE) (1 Credit)


Other Required Courses (34 Credits)


CES Electives (9 Credits)


ASTR (any course); BIOL (any course excluding BIOL 10008 , 10010, BIOL 10700 ); CHM (any course excluding CHM 10000 , CHM 11100 , CHM 11200 , CHM 19400 ); CE (any course); CS (any course excluding CS 10000 ); EAS (any course): ECE (any course): ENGR (any course excluding 11000, ENGR 18600 ); MSE (any course); MA (any course 30000 or higher excluding MA 23700 , MA 23800 , and MA 23900 ); ME (any course); PHYS (any course 30000 or higher); SCI (any course excluding SCI 10300 , SCI 10400 , SCI 10500 , SCI 11200 , SCI 11300 , SCI 11400 , SCI 20200  and SCI 31500 ); and STAT (any course 30000 or higher).

Free Electives (10 Credits)


Total 120 Credits Required


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