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Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment.  Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

** See Appendix C for approved list of minors and requirements.

 

FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I 4 CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II 4
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
HIST
1301 The U.S. to 1877 3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
MATH
2413

Calculus I

4 MATH 2414 Calculus II 4
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt 3
Total 17   17
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
CHEM 2423 Organic Chemistry I 4 CHEM 2425 Organic Chemistry II
4
MATH 2415 Calculus III 4 MATH 3330 Ordinary Diff Equations
3
PHYS 2325 University Physics I 3 PHYS 2326 University Physics II
3
PHYS
2125 University Physics I Lab 1 PHYS 2126 University Physics II Lab
1
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3     Soc/Behavioral Science* 3
    Activity/Wellness* 1 ENGL 2311 Technical Writing
3
Total 16  
17
 
JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
CHEM 3431 Physical Chemistry I 4 CHEM 3432 Physical Chemistry II
4
PHYS 3320 Electromagnetic Theory 3 PHYS 3305 Optics&Wave Theory
3
PHYS 3315 Classical Mechanics 3     Minor Curriculum**
3
  Minor Curriculum** 3     Adv Minor Curriculum**
3
    Visual/Performing Arts* 3     Elective 3
Total 16  
16
 
SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
PHYS 3310 Modern Physics 3 CHEM 3405 Analytical Chemistry
4
PHYS 3325 Thermodynamics 3 PHYS 4305 Quantum Mechanics
3
    Adv Minor Curriculum** 3 PHYS 4399 Special Topics in Phys
3
  Adv Minor Curriculum** 3   Adv Minor Curriculum**
3
Total 12  
13
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 124
 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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