It also offers Physics courses for the BS in Education degree with certification in Physics.
The AB degree program in physics is designed for students who are interested in fields that benefit from a strong background in physics or for students planning to terminate their education at the bachelor's degree level. The BS degree program in physics is designed for students who plan to pursue graduate studies in physics. The BS degree program with a combined Physics-Astronomy major is designed for students who plan to pursue graduate studies in astronomy or space sciences.
The Physics minor consists of 10 semester hours of physics courses and 8 upper division semester hours:
Physics 2610 – General Physics 1
Physics 2610L – General Physics 1 Lab
Physics 2611 – General Physics 2
Physics 2611L – General Physics 2 Lab
Plus 8 hours of upper division electives in physics
Prospective students are invited to visit the Department. To arrange a campus visit and tour of the Department or to receive additional information about Physics and Astronomy, contact:
Dr. William G. Sturrus, Chair One University Plaza Youngstown State University Youngstown, Ohio 44555-2001 Phone: (330) 941-3616 FAX: (330) 941-3121