The following courses are required for students pursuing a Physics and Astronomy Degree.

Lower Division

  • Physics 1, 2 (lab), 3, 4 (lab), 60;
  • Mathematics 27, 28, 29; and
  • Computer Science 21.

Upper Division

All majors must take six upper-division physics courses including Physics 105, 110, 125, 181, and Math 134. The concentration in astrophysics requires eight upper-division courses: the five listed above and Physics 170, 173, and 185.

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