A minor in physics provides the student of any discipline with a very strong understanding of the foundations of science and the workings of the physical world. The study of physics teaches abstract problem solving skills which are both of great benefit to the student and impressive to prospective employers.

Students must complete a minimum of 22 units and 5 courses with a Pacific minor grade point average of 2.0 in order to earn the minor in physics.

Minor Requirements:

PHYS 053 Principles of Physics I 5
PHYS 055 Principles of Physics II 5
PHYS 057 Modern Physics 4
  Two PHYS Electives (Two additional upper-level courses) 8


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