Physics Transfer Curriculum

Recommended AS Transfer Curriculum for Physics

This is only a suggested transfer program and might not be appropriate for every student. Some four-year institutions accept more than 62 credit hours in transfer to fulfill requirements in physics. Consult the Transfer Center for help in selecting courses appropriate for the program at the college or university where you plan to transfer.

Faculty are available during scheduled office hours to advise students about their courses and programs. Peruse some of the offerings in the Physical Sciences Department.

Overview for College Success Credits
OCS 121 Overview for College Success 1
Overview for College Success (OCS 121) is a class that will help you plan and assist you in becoming a better student and support you in your work/life balance. OCS 121 credit is not calculated in the course minimum credit totals listed in this section.

Minimum General Education (47)

Communications (9) Semester Hours
ENG 101 3
ENG 102 3
SPE 108 3
Humanities and Fine Arts (9)
Select from Group II 9
Social and Behavioral Science (9)
Select from Group III 9
Mathematics (5) [1]
MTH 190 5
Physical and Life Science (8-9)
Physical Science
Life Science
Area of Concentration/Electives (18-25)
PHY 210 4
PHY 211 4
PHY 212 4
MTH 203 5
MTH 204
OR
MTH 205
54
Minimum for AS Degree 62
1. MTH 203, 204, and 205 are required prerequisites to the junior level Physics courses at four-year institutions.