Minor in Physics

A minor in Physics is a great way to supplement any science major or simply support a student who would like a well-rounded background. Many math and engineering students decide to enhance their majors with a minor in Physics.

Principal Courses

A total of five 4-credit courses are required for completion of the minor:

  • CAS PY 251 & PY 252 or PY 211 & PY 212 or PY 241 & PY 242
  • CAS PY 351 (or PY 313)
  • Two PY courses at the 300 level or above, not including PY 401, PY 402, PY 482, PY 491, or PY 492

A minimum grade of C in each course must be earned.