Dec 12, 2019  
2015-2016 Catalog 
    
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physics, A.S.


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Division Chair:  Dr. Paula Wilhite (pwilhite@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8281; Faculty Advisor: Dr. Mark Bouwens (mbouwens@ntcc.edu) • 903-434-8297

Students should consult a faculty advisor or an academic advisor early in their program of study. These are suggested courses for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university and major in physics. Transferability and specific requirements can be determined only by the receiving institution. Only college-level courses apply toward completion of this curriculum and the graduation requirements for the A.S.

Program Requirements


Core Curriculum Requirements (42 Credit Hours)


Mathematics


Additional 1 hour will apply to Major Course Requirements.

Life and Physical Sciences


Additional 2 hours will apply to Major Course Requirements.

Language, Philosophy and Culture


Choose one course from the following:

American History


Choose two courses from the following:

Government/Political Science


Two courses.

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Component Area Option (CAO) A


Choose one course from the following:

Component Area Option (CAO) B


Additional 1 hour will apply to Major Course Requirements.

Major Course Requirements


Additional 3 hours from Life and Physical Sciences and 1 hour from Mathematics.

Minimum Required - 60 Credit Hours


Note
Other Recommended Courses for Transfer

Students will be advised for other courses based on the transfer university requirements and their majors.

Some options include:

  • MATH 1342 - Introductory Statistics 3 credit hours.
  • COSC 2320 - C++ Programming II 3 credit hours.
  • PHYS 2389 - Scientific Computational Techniques 3 credit hours.

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