Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Computational Physics

Requirements

Each candidate is required to complete the University requirements for the B.S. degree and the following courses:

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
PS 261 or PS 281 College Physics I or General Physics I 5
PS 262 or PS 282 College Physics II or General Physics II 5
PS 291 Elementary Computational Physics 2
PS 320 Electromagnetic Theory I 3
PS 330 Optics 3
PS 334 Thermodynamics 3
PS 335 Theoretical Mechanics I 3
PS 340 Electronics 3
PS 350 Modern Physics I 3
PS 365 Introduction to Theoretical Physics 3
PS 366 Introduction to Computational Physics 3
PS 368 Computational Physics Research 3
Required correlated courses
CM 111 Introduction to Structured Programming 4
CM 113 Visual Programming 3
CM 170 FORTRAN Programming 3
CM 244 The C Programming Language 3
CM 245 Contemporary Programming Methods 3
CM 307 Data Structures and Algorithmic Analysis 3
CM 390 Special Topics in Computer Science 1-4
MA 151 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 5
MA 152 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 5
MA 153 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III 3
MA 206 Discrete Mathematics for Computing 3
MA 241 Differential Equations 3
MA 301 Linear Algebra 3
MA 343 Applied Statistics 3
MA 376 Numerical Analysis 3