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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 [Archived Catalog]

Physics Major (B.S. or B.A.)

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Major codes BS3331, BA3331

While two degrees are offered, the B.A. degree is recommended for students who want a general education with an emphasis on physics and/or astronomy; have plans for future education or employment in an interdisciplinary area; or desire a double major in physics and chemistry, biological sciences, geological sciences, etc.

You can meet the requirements for teaching high school physics by completing the Physical Science major program described in the College of Education section.

College-Level Requirements

Please see the College of Arts and Sciences  for college-level requirements.

Physics Program Requirements for the B.S. Degree

The following mathematics courses:

Additional Requirements

12 quarter hours in PHYS, ASTR, or MATH above the 300 level, in CHEM above the 150 level, or in BIOS above the 200 level.

Program Requirements for the B.A. Degree

Complete 36 quarter hours in physics and/or astronomy at or above the 200 level, including:

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