• Physics

  • Requirements



    MAJOR: Yeshiva College

    Thirty-six credits in physics courses and an additional non PHY classes for a total of 45 credits.


    Physics coursework: PHY 1051R/H, 1052R/H, 1061L, 2051R/H, 2052R/H, 2061L, 1221, 1321, 1510 (or 1520), 1621, 1810, one semester of Physics Colloquium (PHY 4935), and 6 additional credits in 2 PHY electives.

    Additional coursework: MAT 1412, 1413, 1510 are also required and Mathematical Physics (PHY 4932) is recommended.


    MINOR: Yeshiva College

    Twenty-two credits in physics courses including PHY 1051, 1052, 1061L.


    Pre-engineering students who wish to fulfill the requirements for the Physics major may satisfy up to 9 credits with course work at Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science. These 9 credits must be chosen with the approval of the Physics department chair at Yeshiva College.

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