Physics Minor


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Physics Major

Physics Minor Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete a minor in Physics are expected to:

  • Demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills,
  • Have a broad understanding of the fundamentals of physics, the connections between some of the different areas of physics and the limitations of each,
  • Understand the societal impacts of science and technology,
  • Appreciate physics as a valuable human endeavor.

The Physics Minor

A minor in Physics requires a minimum of 20 credits, at least eight of which must be taken at Allegheny.

Electives (Eight Credits):

At least four credits must be at the 300 or 400 level.



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