Apr 13, 2024  
Academic Catalog 2023-2024 
Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Applied Physics, Minor

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The minor in Applied Physics is designed for students interested in employment in the hi-tech industry or in engineering; interested students should consult with a faculty member in the Department of Physics. This minor can be used toward completion of the Applied Science major.


Minor Requirements: 32 credits

All of the Following: 12 Credits

Two of the Following: 8 Credits

One of the Following: 4 Credits

Program Details

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of a minor in physics, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate conceptual understanding of fundamental physics principles
  • Communicate physics reasoning in oral and in written form
  • Solve physics problems using qualitative and quantitative reasoning including sophisticated mathematical techniques
  • Conduct independent research or work successfully in a technical position.

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