The physics minor will expand your understanding of physics beyond the introductory level and help to deepen your understanding of fundamental principles and further develop your analytical skills. The minor will be an attractive option for students majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM).
Eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor with a minimum GPA of 2.00. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.
Total credits: 17
Students should refer to the Admissions & Policies tab for specific policies related to this program.
|PHYS 160||University Physics I (Mason Core)||3|
|PHYS 161||University Physics I Laboratory (Mason Core)||1|
|PHYS 260||University Physics II (Mason Core)||3|
|PHYS 261||University Physics II Laboratory (Mason Core)||1|
|PHYS 308||Modern Physics||3|
|Select two from the following:||6|
|Wave Motion and Electromagnetic Radiation|
|Introduction to Quantum Mechanics and Atomic Physics|