Physics - Minor
Department of Physics
103 Smith Hall
The Physics minor allows students with a major or interest in natural sciences, mathematics, education and technology to complement their studies and enhance their academic credentials. Non-science majors may find the Physics minor enhances their knowledge of this useful and fascinating field.
Fully Offered At:
- Kent Campus
Admission to a minor is open to students declared in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students declared only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.
|ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR)|
|ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS I (KMCR)|
|ANALYTIC GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS II|
|PHY 12000||INTRODUCTORY PHYSICS SEMINAR (ELR)||1|
|PHY 23101||GENERAL UNIVERSITY PHYSICS I (KBS) (KLAB)||5|
|PHY 23102||GENERAL UNIVERSITY PHYSICS II (KBS) (KLAB)||5|
|PHY 30020||INTERMEDIATE PHYSICS LABORATORY (WIC)||2|
|PHY 36001||INTRODUCTORY MODERN PHYSICS||3|
|PHY 36002||APPLICATIONS OF MODERN PHYSICS||3|
|Physics Upper-Division Electives (PHY 30000 or 40000 level)||3|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||22|
|Minimum Minor GPA||Minimum Overall GPA|
- Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be upper-division coursework (30000 and 40000 level).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be outside of the course requirements for any major or other minor the student is pursuing.
- Minimum 50 percent of the total credit hours for the minor must be taken at Kent State (in residence).