Physics - BS, Business Track

The BS-PHYS, Business Track will help you develop analytical thinking and quantitative problem-solving skills, while providing you with solid knowledge of business disciplines. These qualities are in increasingly high demand at the job market. If you enjoy studying physics and at the same time aspire to become a future business leader in our technology-dominated world, this track is for you.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
CHEM 107
CHEM 117
General Chemistry for Engineering Students
and General Chemistry for Engineering Students Laboratory 1
4
ENGL 104
Composition and Rhetoric
or Introduction to Rhetoric and Composition
3
MATH 171 Calculus I 1 4
PHYS 101 Freshman Physics Orientation 1 1
American history 2 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
MATH 172 Calculus II 1 4
PHYS 206
PHYS 226
Newtonian Mechanics for Engineering and Science
and Physics of Motion Laboratory for the Sciences 1
4
American history 2 3
Language, philosophy and culture 2 3
 Semester Credit Hours14
Second Year
Fall
MATH 221 Several Variable Calculus 1 4
MATH 308 Differential Equations 1 3
PHYS 207
PHYS 227
Electricity and Magnetism for Engineering and Science
and Electricity and Magnetism Laboratory for the Sciences 1
4
PHYS 221 Optics and Thermal Physics 1 3
 Semester Credit Hours14
Spring
MGMT 209 Principles of Business Regulations and Law 3
PHYS 225 Electronic Circuits and Applications 3
PHYS 309 Modern Physics 1 3
PHYS 331 Theoretical Methods for Physicists I 1 3
Creative arts 2 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Third Year
Fall
ECON 202 Principles of Economics 3
PHYS 302 Advanced Mechanics I 3
PHYS 304 Advanced Electricity and Magnetism I 3
PHYS 332 Theoretical Methods for Physicists II 3
POLS 206 American National Government 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
ACCT 209 Survey of Accounting Principles 3
PHYS 303
Advanced Mechanics II
or Advanced Electricity and Magnetism II
3
PHYS 327 Experimental Physics I 3 2
PHYS 328 Experimental Physics II 3 1
PHYS 412 Quantum Mechanics I 3
POLS 207 State and Local Government 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Fourth Year
Fall
PHYS 408 Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics 4
MGMT 309 Survey of Management 3
MKTG 409 Principles of Marketing 3
Communication 4 3
General elective 5 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
FINC 409 Survey of Finance Principles 3
Economics or Statistics elective 6 3
Science or Technical elective 7 3
General elective 5 7
 Semester Credit Hours16
 Total Semester Credit Hours120