Physics, BA

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Learning Outcomes

Physics majors will be able to:

  • demonstrate competency in applying the basic laws of physics in classical and quantum mechanics, electromagnetism, thermodynamics, and statistical physics;
  • solve complex, real-world problems using the principles of physics; and
  • demonstrate competency in using basic instrumentation and in analyzing the data obtained.