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    Jun 20, 2024  
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog 
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor in Physics

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Program Overview

The analytical and problem-solving abilities gained from a study of physics are valued widely.  The American Institute of Physics provides information on the many opportunities afforded by an education in physics (  A minor in physics is highly customizable from selection among a broad range of courses in the physics curriculum.  A minor in physics adds employer recognized benefit to many science and non-science major degrees.  This benefit is particularly respected in fields such as education, computer science, and business.

Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • Courses taken to satisfy Core Areas A through E may not be counted as coursework in the minor.
  • A grade of C or better is required in all Physics courses.
  • All courses must be approved by the Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Physics. (Prior approval is recommended)
  • Prerequisites: MATH 2012 , (PHYS 1111 , PHYS 1111L  and PHYS 1112 , PHYS 1112L ), or (PHYS 2211  and PHYS 2212 )

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