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A minor in physics requires 20 credits consisting of the following courses:

Course Title Hours
PHYS 207University Physics I5
PHYS 208University Physics II5
PHYS 320
PHYZ 320
Modern Physics
and Modern Physics Laboratory
Select an additional six credits of physics or physics-related courses that are acceptable for the major.6
Total Hours20