Complete at least 42 credits from 14 courses including four introductory courses, six required 200 and 300-level courses, two required mathematics courses, and two upper-level physics electives.
GPA: A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required for all major courses. Pass/fail: No courses taken pass/fail beyond the introductory level may be applied toward the major. Residency: At least five physics courses for the major must be completed at UMass Boston.
Take two additional physics courses at the 300-level or higher. Students may complete up to two mathematics or cognate science courses in place of upper-level electives with prior approval from the department.