May 22, 2018  
2012-2013 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Physics

Physics: Computational Physics Option (B.S.)

The Computational Physics option is designed for students interested in the computational approach to solving complex problems in physics.  Students gain experience in computer modeling and simulation of a wide variety of systems in physics and engineering.  It is designed for students who seek industrial employment or graduate study in a computational field.


And 6-8 hours of electives chosen from the list below:


1 No more than 3 semester hours of PHY 4444*, PHY 4555, and PHY 4800* in aggregate will count towards the Computational Physics concentration electives.

(Major GPA based on all physics courses taken at EIU.)