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2013-2014 Past Catalog
2021-2022 Catalog
Physics: Civil Engineering (Bachelor of Science)

Program Description for Physics

Major: Physics Concentration: Civil Engineering Degree: Bachelor of Science

Prerequisites (30 credits)

CHEMISTRY 1 REQUIREMENT

  • CHM 2045 General Chemistry I
  • CHM 2045L General Chemistry I Lab
    Acceptable substitutes: (CHMX040 and CHMX041) or CHMX045C

CHEMISTRY 2 REQUIREMENT

  • CHM 2046 General Chemistry II
  • CHM 2046L General Chemistry II Lab
    Acceptable substitutes: CHMX046C

MAC2311 (GM) Calculus I (4 Credits)

Acceptable substitutes: MACX281
Prereq: MAC 1147

MAC2312 (GM) Calculus II (4 Credits)

Acceptable substitutes: MACX282
Prereq: MAC 2311

MAC2313 (GM) Calculus III (4 Credits)

Acceptable substitutes: MACX283
Prereq: MAC 2312

PHYSICS REQUIREMENT:

  • PHY 2048 Calculus Physics I
  • PHY 2048L Calculus Physics I Lab
  • PHY 2049 Calculus Physics II
  • PHY 2049L Calculus Physics II Lab

Requisites (3 credits)

MAP2302 (GM) Ordinary Differ Equations (3 Credits)

Major Requirements (41 credits)

Grades of C or higher required in all physics and engineering courses.

PHY1024 Intro Phys for New Majors (1 Credit)

PHY3101 Modern Physics (3 Credits)

Prereq: PHY 2049; Coreq: MAC 2313

PHY3101L Modern Physics Lab (1 Credit)

Coreq: PHY 3101

PHZ3113 Mathematical Physics (3 Credits)

Prereq: PHY 2049 & MAC 2313 Coreq: MAP 2302

PHY3220 Classical Mechanics (4 Credits)

Prereqs: PHY 2049/L & MAC 2312
Coreq: MAP 2302

PHY3320 Electricity and Magnetism (4 Credits)

Prereqs: PHY 2049 & MAC 2313

PHY3722C Electronics for Scientists (4 Credits)

Prereqs: PHY 2049 & MAC 2313

PHY4523 Thermodyn and Statistical Mech (4 Credits)

Prereqs: PHY 2049, MAC 2313 & MAP 2302

PHY4802L Advanced Physics Laboratory (2 Credits)

Prereq: PHY 3101L

EGN3311 Statics (3 Credits)

EGN3202 Computer Aided Engineering (3 Credits)

CES3104C Mechanics of Materials (3 Credits)

CWR3201 Fluid Mechanics (3 Credits)

Major Electives (16 credits)

Grades of C or above required in all engineering courses.

SELECT 16 HRS (3000/4000)

  • CGN