Academic Options

Undergraduate Academic Advising

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You are encouraged to consult with an academic advisor, as well as any other faculty members concerning your course of study at UAA.

Academic Advising


UAA currently does not offer a specific major in physics. Students interested in studying physics at UAA can either:


Students majoring in another subject who wish to minor in physics must complete the following requirements:

PHYS A211General Physics I3
PHYS A211LGeneral Physics I Laboratory1
PHYS A212General Physics II3
PHYS A212LGeneral Physics II Laboratory1
PHYS A303Modern Physics3
Upper-division physics electives7
Students may also select one of the courses listed below:
ME A408
Mechanical Vibrations
ME A442
Advanced Fluid Mechanics
EE A324L
Electromagnetics Laboratory II

A minimum of 18 credits is required for the minor.