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OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2010-12 [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 Patton College of Education and Human Services section.

Universitywide Graduation Requirements

To complete this program, students must meet all Universitywide graduation requirements .

College-Level Requirements for the College of Arts and Sciences

View the A&S - College Level Requirements (A&S CLR) .

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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