HEGIS Code: 5649, CIP Code - 24.0101
Program Learning OutcomesCurriculum Code: LAPH-AS
The Physics Option is for students planning a career in scientific research, applied science or science teaching. Graduates of this program usually transfer as juniors to four-year colleges where they pursue the baccalaureate degree before proceeding to graduate school and professional study in their chosen field.
|Admission Procedures and Requirements|
Entering students must have a minimum high school average of 80 including three years
of science and completion of high school mathematics sequence through Algebra II.
or equivalent. Students already enrolled in college need MAT111. Students are admitted on a rolling basis, fall and spring, with most students who
meet minimum standards admitted.
|FIRST SEMESTER: 16 credits||Credits|
|♦||CHE133: College Chemistry I||4|
|LIB101: Introduction to College Research (Recommended)
or COL101: College Seminar
|CST112: Introduction to Programming||4|
|ENG101: Standard Freshman Composition||3|
|MAT141: Calculus with Analytical Geometry I||4|
|SECOND SEMESTER: 15 credits||Credits|
|♦||CHE134: College Chemistry II||4|
|ENG102: Introduction to Literature||3|
|MAT142: Calculus with Analytical Geometry II||4|
|♦||PHY130 / 132: Physics I||4|
|THIRD SEMESTER: 15 credits||Credits|
|HIS101: Western Civilization I
or HIS102: Western Civilization II
or HIS107: Modern World History
|MAT203: Calculus with Analytical Geometry III||4|
|MAT204: Differential Equations||4|
|♦||PHY230 / 232: Physics II||4|
|FOURTH SEMESTER: 18 credits||Credits|
|Foreign Language Elective||3|
|MAT206: Linear Algebra||4|
|♦||PHY245/ 246: Physics III||4|
|♦||PHY247/ 248: Physics IV||4|
|Social Sciences Elective||3|
|MINIMUM CREDITS REQUIRED||64|
|♦||These courses constitute the major courses in this curriculum.|
|NOTES: 1) Students planning to transfer to a SUNY four-year institution should check the SUNY
General Education Requirements for selecting courses.
2) See Transfer Agreements for articulation agreements with four-year colleges and universities.