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  Sep 25, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Physics, BS, Concentration: Engineering Physics


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Students combine the basic principles of physics with the applied nature of engineering in order to identify underlying physical relationships and merge them with engineering processes and techniques.

Degree Requirements


PNW General Education Core (33 Credits Minimum)


English Composition (6 Credits)


Any General Education English Composition

Speech Communication (3 Credits)


Any General Education Speech Communication

Quantitative Reasoning (5 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 (18 Credits)


Mechanical Engineering Specialization

Students pursuing a Mechanical Engineering specialization should take:

Electrical Engineering Specialization

Students pursuing an Electrical Engineering specialization should take:

Physics Elective (3 Credits)


Any Physics course 30000 level or higher

Free Electives (4 Credits)


Total 120 Credits Required


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