Purdue University Calumet | College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Minor in Physics

(18 credits)

A physics minor gives students a foundation in physics, the most fundamental of the physical sciences. A physics minor is particularly useful in other areas of science, engineering, technical disciplines, and other professions

Core Courses (12 credits)
Course Number Title

PHYS 15200

Mechanics

PHYS 25100

Heat, Electricity and Optics

(or PHYS 26100 and one credit hour of supplemental laboratory

work in PHYS 27000)

PHYS 34200  Modern Physics

Physics Elective Courses (6 credits)

Six credit hours at the 30000 level or above from those Physics courses (or equivalent) which are not required for graduation in the student’s major. (PHYS 50000 thru PHYS 50900, inclusive, are not available as such electives.)

Freshman Advisor:

Diane Trgovcich-Zacok
Gyte 171C
219-989-4116
zacok@purduecal.edu

 Physics Sophomore-Senior Advisor:

Adam Regenstorf
Gyte 268
219-989-2624
adamwr@purduecal.edu

Shawn Slavin
Gyte 257
219-989-2625
slavin@purduecal.edu