Computer Science & Applied Physics

CS/Applied Physics Dual Degree Agreement (PDF)

CS/Applied Physics Dual Degree Details (PDF)


Curriculum Content

General Education (41 credits)

  • COMM 101: Written and Oral Communication I
  • COMM 301: Written and Oral Communication II
  • ECON 201: Economic Principles
  • HUMN 201: Introduction to Humanities
  • LS 489: Senior Seminar
  • ORTH 101: Learning, Success, and Teamwork
  • SSCI 201: Introduction to Social Science
  • Advanced Humanities Elective
  • Advanced Social Science Elective
  • Liberal Studies Elective
  • Liberal Studies Elective

Chemistry (8 credits)

  • CHEM 137/136: General Chemistry I  (w/Lab)*
  • CHEM 237/238: General Chemistry II (w/Lab)**

Mathematics (28 credits)

  • MATH 101: Calculus I
  • MATH 102: Calculus II
  • MATH 203: Multivariate Calculus
  • MATH 204: Differential Equations/Laplace Transforms
  • MATH 307: Matrix Algebra
  • MATH 313: Boundary Value Problems
  • MATH 327: Mathematical Statistics I

Engineering (16 credits)

  • CE 210: Digital Systems I
  • CE 320: Microcomputers I
  • EE 210/211: Circuits I (w/Lab)
  • EE 240: Electromagnetic Fields & Apps

Computer Science (56 credits)

  • CS 101: Computing and Algorithms I
  • CS 102: Computing and Algorithms II
  • CS 202: Systems Programming Concepts
  • CS 203: Computing and Algorithms III
  • CS 211: Discrete Mathematics
  • CS 300: The Computing Professional
  • CS 312: Theory of Computation
  • CS 435: Functional Languages and Parsing
  • CS 451: Operating Systems
  • CS 471: Software Engineering
  • Computer Science Elective
  • Computer Science Elective
  • Computer Science Elective
  • Computer Science Elective

Physics (52 credits)

  • PHYS 114/115: Newtonian Mechanics (w/ Lab)
  • PHYS 224/225: Electricity & Magnetism (w/ Lab)
  • PHYS 235: Computers in Physics
  • PHYS 302: Vibration, Sound, and Light
  • PHYS 342: Materials Science & Nanotech
  • PHYS 362: Modern Physics
  • PHYS 412: Theoretical Mechanics
  • PHYS 452: Thermodyn. & Statistical Physics
  • PHYS 462: Quantum Mechanics
  • PHYS 477: Optics
  • PHYS 485: Acoustic Testing & Modeling
  • PHYS 446/464: Solid State or Nuclear Physics
  • Physics Elective

Thesis (4 credits)

  • Senior Thesis

Total CS/AP Dual Degree (205 credits minimum)

*May be replaced by CHEM 135/136 w/ permission from the Physics Department

**May be replaced by CHEM 145/146 w/ permission from the Physics Department