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Total Semester Hours required for the Degree: 120 semester hours
Minimum Semester Hours required for the Physics: Applied Physics Option: 60 semester hours
The applied physics option is for students interested in quantitative applications of the laws of physics to a number of applied areas including electronics, geosciences and solid-state physics.
(See Footnote 1)
(Major GPA based on all physics courses taken at EIU)
1PHY 1391, General Physics I, Honors, and PHY 1392, General Physics I Laboratory, Honors, may be taken in place of PHY 1351 and PHY 1352.