Minor in Physical Science

Course Requirements*:

  • Chemistry courses:

CHEM 1450 – College Chemistry I ACTS: CHEM1414 ]
CHEM 1451 – College Chemistry II ACTS: CHEM1424 ]
CHEM 2401 – Organic Chemistry or CHEM 3520 – Quantitative Analysis

  • Physics Courses**:

PHYS 1410 – College Physics I ACTS: PHYS2014 ]
or PHYS 1441 – University Physics I ACTS: PHYS2034

PHYS 1420 – College Physics II ACTS: PHYS2024 ]
or PHYS 1442 – University Physics II ACTS: PHYS2044 ]

PHYS 2411 – College Astronomy or PHYS 2430 – College Physics III
or PHYS 2443 – University Physics III

  • Math Courses:

MATH 1390 – College Algebra ACTS: MATH1103 ]
and MATH 1392 – Plane Trigonometry, ACTS: MATH1203 ]
or MATH 1580 – Algebra and Trigonometry, or equivalent.

*Three upper-division hours in physics or chemistry are required to meet the general requirement for a minor.

**Physics courses that may not be used to satisfy the Physical Science minor are PHYS 1400 Physical Science for General Education, PHYS 1401 Descriptive Astronomy, and PHYS 1405 Applied Physics for the Health Sciences.

Important Links:

Undergraduate Bulletin

Course Descriptions