This degree prepares students for transfer to Massachusetts public or other private four-year colleges or universities with a major in physics.
What will you learn?
The Physics Option prepares students for transfer to public or private four-year colleges or universities with a major in physics. This option satisfies the requirements of the MassTransfer Program, facilitating transfer to four-year baccalaureate programs at state universities and the University of Massachusetts. Physicists find employment opportunities in industry, government, and education in fields such as physics, engineering, computer software, and business.
What will you do?
This degree prepares you to transfer to one of Massachusetts' four-year universities. Physicists work in industry, government, and education in areas such as physics, engineering, computer software, and business. Explore your options at What Can I Do With This Major?
62 total credits
36 credits General Education Requirements + 8 credits Program Requirements
General Education Requirements
|PHS 201 | Physics for Engineers and Science Majors III [E]
Prerequisites: PHS 112 and MTH 213, previously or concurrently
|MTH 205 | Linear Algebra [D]
Prerequisites: MTH 112 or MTH 114, previously or concurrently
|MTH 214 | Differential Equations [D]
Prequisites: MTH 212 or MTH 213 previously or concurrently
|Any 4-Credit BIO Course
|Any 4-Credit Physical Science Course|