Saint Louis University

Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology
Department of Physics
Bachelor of Science Curriculum
Preprofessional Health Studies Option

Freshman Year:
Semester 1:CreditsSemester 2:Credits
PHYS 111 Introduction to Physics1PHYS 161 Engineering Physics I3
CHEM 161 Introduction to Chemistry I/ Lab4PHYS 162 Engineering Physics I Laboratory1
ENGL 190 Advanced Strategies of Rhetoric3MATH 143 Calculus II4
MATH 142 Calculus I4CHEM 162 Introduction to Chemistry II/ Lab4
Humanities Elective3THEO 100 Theological Foundations3
Total Credit Hours15Total Credit Hours15

Sophomore Year:
Semester 1:CreditsSemester 2:Credits
PHYS 163 Engineering Physics II3PHYS 261 Modern Physics3
PHYS 164 Engineering Physics II Laboratory1PHYS 262 Modern Physics Laboratory1
MATH 244 Calculus III4PHYS 311 Classical Mechanics3
CMM 293 Small Group Presentation1MATH 355 Differential Equations3
BIOL 104 Principles of Biology I/ Lab4CSCI 145 Scientific Programming3
Social Science Elective3BIOL 106 Principles of Biology II/ Lab4
Total Credit Hours16Total Credit Hours17

Junior Year:
Semester 1:CreditsSemester 2:Credits
CHEM 342 Principles of Organic Chemistry I3PHYS 421 Electricity-Magnetism I3
CHEM 344 Organic Chemistry I Lab1PHYS 341 Thermodynamics & Statistical Mechanics3
PHYS 461 Quantum Mechanics3PHYS 386 Physics Research I0
MATH 370 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers3MATH 403 Probability and Statistics3
Open Elective3CHEM 343 Principles of Organic Chemistry II3
BIOL Upper Division Course3CHEM 344 Organic Chemistry II Lab1
  MATH 320 Numerical Analysis I3
Total Credit Hours16Total Credit Hours16

Senior Year:
Semester 1:CreditsSemester 2:Credits
PHYS 351 Analog and Digital Electronics4PHYS 488 Physics Research III3
PHYS Upper Level Course3PHYS Upper Level Course3
PHYS 487 Physics Research II0Allied Elective3
PHIL 205 Ethics3PHYS 331 Optics3
English Upper Level Elective3PHYS 332 Optics Laboratory1
Cultural Diversity Elective3Allied Elective3
Total Credit Hours16Total Credit Hours16

Total Credit Hours: 127