The School of Arts & Sciences

Department of Natural Sciences

Suggested Three-year Study Plan (Pre-med)

BS in Applied Physics (Pre-med)

Year One

Fall (17 credits) 

Number Course Cr
PHY202 Classical Mechanics 3
PHY203 Classical Mechanics Lab 1
BIO201 General Biology I 4
MTH201 Calculus III 3
CHM201 Chemical Principles 3
ENG202 Advanced Academic English 3

Spring (18 credits)

Number Course Cr
BIO202 General Biology II 4
PHY201 Electricity and Magnetism 4
PHY304 Mathematical Methods for Physicists  3
PHY321 Intro. to Modern Physics 3
PHY322 Modern Physics Lab 1
COM203 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3

Year Two

Fall (16 credits)

Number Course Cr
BIO321 Genetics 3
PHY307 Thermodynamics 4
PHY311 Organic Materials I 3
LAC LAC Elective 3
SOC201 Intro. to Sociology (LAC Elective) 3

Spring (16 credits) 

Number Course Cr
BCH301 Intro. to Biochemistry 4
PHY308 Quantum Mechanics 3
PHY309 Thermodynamics and Quantum Lab 2
PHY312 Organic Materials II 3
PSY201 Introduction to Psychology (LAC Elective) 3
CSC201 Computer Application 1

Year Three

Fall (18 credits) 

Number Course Cr
PHY405 Statistical Mechanics 3
MTH305 Probability and Statistics 3
MTH303 Numerical Methods 3
PHY Physics Elective 3
LAC LAC Elective 3
LAC LAC Elective 3

Spring (15 credits) 

Number Course Cr
PHY402 Solid State Physics 3
PHY499 Senior Study 3
CSC243 Intro. to Object-Oriented Programming 3
MTH206 Calculus 4 3
LAC elective LAC Elective 3


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