Physics with Secondary Education Concentration

Earn your bachelor's of science in physics AND your teaching certification by following the sample matriculation below. Course offerings may be fall or spring only. Consult course offerings for section availability.

2019-2020 Sample Matriculation 

Freshman

Fall

  • PHYS 1201 (4) General Physics for Physics Majors (fall only)
  • PHYS 1208 (1) General Physics Lab for Physics Majors (fall only)
  • MATH 1550 (5) Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
  • ENGL 1001 (3) English Composition
  • BASC 2010 (1) Step 1

Total: 14


 

Spring

  • PHYS 1202 (4) General Physics for Physics Majors (spring only)
  • PHYS 1209 (1) General Physics Lab for Physics Majors (spring only)
  • MATH 1552 (4) Analytic Geometry and Calculus II
  • GE Hum (3) ENGL (2+++)
  • GE-Arts (3)
  • BASC 2011 (1) Step 2

Total: 16


 

Sophomore

Fall

  • PHYS 2203 (3) Introductory Modern Physics (fall only) 
  • PHYS 2207 (1) Introductory Modern Physics Lab (fall only)
  • MATH 2057 (3) Multidimensional Calculus III
  • CSC 1253 (3) Computer Science I with C++
  • ENGL 2000 (3) English Composition
  • EDCI 2500 (3) Knowing & Learning (GE SS)

Total: 16


 

Spring

  • PHYS 2221 (3) Introduction to Mechanics (Spring Only)
  • PHYS 3098 (3) Instrumentation Electronics for Scientists (Spring Only)
  • MATH 2090 (4) Elementary Differential Equations and Linear Algebra
  • BIOL 1001 (3) General Biology I or BIOL 1201 (3) Biology for Science Majors I
  • EDCI 3550 (3) Classroom Interactions (SS/HUM) (Spring Only)

Total: 16


 

Junior

Fall

  • PHYS 2411 (3) Computational Science I (Fall Only)
  • PHYS 2231 (3) Electricity and Magnetism (Fall Only)
  • ASTR 1101 (3) The Solar System or CHEM 1201 (3) General Chem I
  • Foreign Lang I (4)
  • PHYS 4005 (3) Research Methods (Fall Only)

Total: 16


 

Spring

  • PHYS (4+++) Elective (3)
  • PHYS (4+++) Elective (3)
  • ASTR 1102 (3) Stellar Astronomy or CHEM 1202 (3) General Chem II
  • GE SS (3)
  • PHIL 2786 (3) Perspectives (HUM) (Spring only)

Total: 15


 

Senior

Fall

  • GE Hum (3)
  • Additional Elective (3)
  • Additional Elective (3)
  • Additional Elective (3)
  • EDCI 4500 (3) Instructional Models (Fall Only)

Total: 12


 

Spring

  • EDCI 3136 (3) Reading in the Content Area
  • EDCI 4006 (9) Student Teaching

Total: 12

 

 

Total 120 Credit Hours

 

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