Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Major in Physics

No new majors are being accepted into this program.
Current students should talk with their advisor if they have questions regarding this program.

        Required Courses
            MATH 2471 Calculus I (5 credits)
            MATH 2472 Calculus II (5 credits)
            PHYS 2101 Physics I (5 credits)
            PHYS 2102 Physics II (5 credits)
            PHYS 2220 Dynamics (3 credits)
            PHYS 3600 Modern Physics (4 credits)
            Subtotal    27 Credits
        Required Electives
            Select 15 credits from Physics courses, including at least 10 credits of courses numbered above 3000
            Subtotal    15 Credits
        Total Semester Credits Required for Major:    42 Credits
        A Total of 128 Semester Credits is Required for a Bachelor's Degree

    Suggested Schedule for Physics Major B.A.
        Freshman
   
         MATH 2471 Calculus I or appropriate beginning math course
            MATH 2472 Calculus II
            PHYS 2101 Physics I
            PHYS 2102 Physics II
            Liberal Education requirements
        Sophomore
            PHYS 2220 Dynamics
            Liberal Education requirements
        Junior
            PHYS 3600 Modern Physics
            Advanced Physics courses
            Physics electives
            Liberal Education requirements
        Senior
            Advanced Physics courses
            Physics electives
            Liberal Education requirements

    Physics B.A. Minor
        Required Courses
            MATH 2471 Calculus I (5 credits)
            MATH 2472 Calculus II (5 credits)
            PHYS 2101 Physics I (5 credits)
            PHYS 2102 Physics II (5 credits)
            PHYS 2500 Electronics I (4 credits)
            PHYS 3600 Modern Physics (4 credits)
            Subtotal    28 Credits
        Required Electives
            Select 6 credits of electives from Physics courses
            Subtotal    6 Credits
        Total Semester Credits Required for Minor:    34 Credits
        A Total of 128 Semester Credits is Required for a Bachelor's Degree


2002  Bemidji State University Department of Physics/Science
Last modified:  1/2/2003    Comments to:  dbahr@bemidjistate.edu