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Physics Recommended Transfer Curricula

Recommended AS Transfer Curriculum for Physics

All full-time transfer students are required to take OCS 121.

General Education Core Courses

Communications (9) Semester Hours
ENG 101 3
ENG 102 3
SPE 108 3
Humanities and Fine Arts (9) Semester Hours
Select from Group II 9
Social and Behavioral Science (9) Semester Hours
Select from Group III 3
Mathematics (5) Semester Hours
MTH 190 [1] 5
Physical and Life Science (7-8) Semester Hours
Select from Group V (Must include one lab.) 7-8
Minimum General Education 44

Area of Concentration/Electives

  Semester Hours
PHY 210 4
PHY 211 4
PHY 212 4
MTH 203 5
MTH 204
MTH 205
Suggested courses are: MTH 203, MTH 204, MTH 205. Consult the Transfer Center for help in selecting courses. 6
Minimum Area of Concentration/Electives 12
Minimum for AS Degree 62
  1. MTH 203, 204, and 205 are required prerequisites to the junior level Physics courses at four-year institutions.

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This is only a suggested transfer program and might not be appropriate for every student. Some four-year institutions accept more than 62 credit hours in transfer to fulfill requirements in physics. Consult the Transfer Center for help in selecting courses appropriate for the program at the college or university where you plan to transfer.

Faculty are available during scheduled office hours to advise students about their courses and programs. Peruse some of the offerings in the Physical Sciences Department.

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