Minor Requirements

20 semester hours with at least 8 semester hours in upper division courses. These shall include:

Code Title Semester Hours
Select one of the following options:12
Option 1
Introduction to Mechanics
Introduction to Electricity and Magnetism
Foundations of Modern Physics
Option 2
General Physics I
General Physics II
Foundations of Modern Physics
Total Semester Hours12


  1. A grade of C (2.0) is required for every course included in the minor.
  2. PHYS 3740 Weapons of Mass Destruction cannot be taken for credit towards a physics minor.