Physics - Associate of Science (Major Code - PHY)
The Physics Associate of Science degree prepares students for transfer to a university program in physics, physical science, or astronomy. To ensure seamless transfer, students must develop their specific program of study in close coordination with a Cochise College advisor.
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GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (AGEC-S) 37-39 CREDITS
Composition 6 credits
Mathematics 3-5 credits
|MAT 220||Calculus I**||
| ||or higher (3-5 credits)||
Laboratory Sciences 8 credits
Arts 3 credits
Humanities 3 credits
Social and Behavioral Sciences 6 credits
Additional Mathematics and/or Laboratory Sciences 6-8 credits
Six credits of arts, humanities, or social and behavioral sciences must be chosen from the current listing of intensive writing courses. See www.cochise.edu/AGEC.
CORE CURRICULUM 12-14 CREDITS
SELECT ONE AREA OF EMPHASIS BELOW:
|MAT 252||Introduction to Linear Algebra||
|MAT 262||Differential Equations*||
|AST 180||Introduction to Astronomy**||
ELECTIVES (AS NEEDED TO COMPLETE 64 CREDITS)
Elective courses must be transferable to the university or universities to which the student plans to transfer. See www.aztransfer.com.
TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS 64 CREDITS