Engineering Physics, Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics

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Minimum Total Credit Hours: 126


Overall GPA - Combined and OU: 2.00

Major GPA - Combined and OU: 2.00

Curriculum GPA - Combined and OU: 2.00

Program Code: B372

In order to progress in your curriculum in the Gallogly College of Engineering, and as a specific graduation requirement, a grade of C or better is required in each course in the curriculum, including all prerequisite courses.

Two college-level courses in a single foreign language are required; this may be satisfied by successful completion of 2 years in a single foreign language in high school. Students who must take foreign language at the University will have an additional 6-10 hours of coursework.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENGL 1113 Principles of English Composition (Core I) 3
MATH 1914 Differential and Integral Calculus I (Core I) 1 4
P SC 1113 American Federal Government (Core III) 3
PHYS 1205 Introductory Physics I for Physics Majors (Core II) 2 5
ENGR 1411 Freshman Engineering Experience 3 1
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
ENGL 1213
Principles of English Composition (Core I)
or Expository Writing
3
CHEM 1315 General Chemistry (Core II) 4 5
MATH 2924 Differential and Integral Calculus II (Core I) 1 4
PHYS 1215 Introductory Physics II for Physics Majors 2 5
 Credit Hours17
Sophomore
First Semester
MATH 2934 Differential and Integral Calculus III 1 4
HIST 1483
United States, 1492 to 1865 (Core IV)
or United States, 1865 to the Present
3
PHYS 2203 Introductory Physics III: Modern Physics 3
PHYS 2303 Electronics 3
C S 1313
Programming for Non-Majors with C
or Introduction to Computer Programming for Programmers
3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
MATH 3413 Physical Mathematics I 3
Engineering Elective (2000-4000 level) 3
ENGR 2002 Professional Development 2
PHYS 3043 Physical Mechanics I 3
Approved Elective: Social Science (Core III) 5 3
 Credit Hours14
Junior
First Semester
MATH 3423 Physical Mathematics II 3
PHYS 3053 Physical Mechanics II 3
PHYS 3183 Electricity and Magnetism I 3
Engineering Elective (2000-4000-level) 3
Approved Elective: Artistic Forms (Core IV) 5 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
PHYS 3302
Advanced Lab I
or Advanced Lab II
2
PHYS 3803 Introduction to Quantum Mechanics I 3
AME 3153
Fluid Mechanics
or Fluid Mechanics
3
Engineering Elective (2000-4000-level) 3
Engineering Elective (Design Sequence 1) 6 3
 Credit Hours14
Senior
First Semester
PHYS 4153 Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics 3
PHYS 4300 Senior Research Project (Capstone) 2
Engineering Elective (Design Sequence 2) 6 3
Engineering Elective (Design Sequence 3) 6 3
Technical Elective 7 3
Approved Elective: Non-Western Culture (Core IV) 5 3
 Credit Hours17
Second Semester
PHYS 4300 Senior Research Project (Capstone) 2
Approved Physics Elective 3
Engineering Elective (Design Sequence 4) 6 3
Engineering Elective (Design Sequence 5) 6 3
Engineering Physics Elective 8 3
Approved Elective: Western Civ. & Culture (Core IV) 5 3
 Credit Hours17
 Total Credit Hours126

Courses designated as Core I, II, III, IV or Capstone are part of the General Education curriculum. Students must complete a minimum of 40 hours of General Education courses, chosen from the approved list.