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Physics Minor

Total credits required for minor - 18 senior-level credits.

A minimum of six credits must be at the 300- or 400-level.


  1. PHYS 124 and PHYS 126, or PHYS 144 and PHYS 146 are required for this minor.
  2. MATH 114 is a prerequisite for most 200-level PHYS courses. Students are advised to take MATH 114 in the first year of their program.
Course ID Course Name Credits
Specific Minor Requirements
Choose 6 credits from the following: 6
Introduction to Relativity
Quantum Aspects of Physics
Fluids and Heat
General Minor Requirements
Choose 12 credits from senior-level PHYS; a maximum of 3 credits in PHSC may be used12
Total Credits18