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 Algebra2/Trig.
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.