Four-Year Plan

You'll earn your degree by successfully completing 123 credits. View all courses available for the Engineering Physics program.

First Year

First Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
MATH 2640 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 4
ENGLISH 1130 College Writing I 3
CHEMSTRY 1450 Chemistry for Engineers 5
GENENG 1030 Introduction to Engineering Projects 1
ENGRPHYS 1020 Engineering Physics Systems 1
UWPSTUDY 1010 Intro to College Life 1
    Total: 15
Second Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
MATH 2740 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 4
ENGLISH 1230 College Writing II 3
PHYSICS 2240 General Physics I 4
GENENG 2030 Engineering Modeling and Design 3
SPEECH 1010 Oral Communication for Professionals 2
    Total: 16

 

Second Year

First Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
MATH 2840 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III 4
PHYSICS 2340 General Physics II 4
GENENG 2130 Engineering Mechanics-Statics 3
ELECTENG 1210 Circuit Modeling I 3
COMPUTER 1430 Programming in C++ 3
    Total: 17
Second Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
MATH 3630 Differential Equations I 3
PHYSICS 3140 Modern Physics 4
ELECTENG 2210 Circuit Modeling II 4
ENGRPHYS 3910 Advanced Instrumentation 1
HHP 1000 Fitness Assessment and Management 1
    General Education Elective 3
    Total: 16

Third Year

First Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
ENGRPHYS 3240 Applied Mechanics 4
ENGRPHYS 4010 Engineering Physics Lab 2
MSNT 4230 Design, Fabrication & Simulation of MEMS 3
    Professional Engineering Elective 3-4
    General Education Elective 3
    Total: 15-16
Second Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
ENGRPHYS 4140 Applied Optics 4
ENGRPHYS 4210 Sensors Laboratory 2
ELECTENG 3220 OR MECHENG 3030 4/3
    Professional Engineering Elective 3-4
    General Education Elective 3
    Total: 15-17

Fourth Year

First Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
ENGRPHYS 3640 Electric and Magnetic Fields 4
ENGRPHYS 4220 Engineering Quantum Mechanics 2
MECHENG 3830 OR ELECTENG elective (depends on choice of EE 3220/ME 3030 in Yr 3) 3/4
    Professional Engineering Elective 3-4
    General Education Elective 3
    Total: 15-17
Second Semester
Dept. No. Course Credits
ENGRPHYS 4930 Engineering Physics Senior Design 3
    Professional Engineering Electives 4-6
HHP   Physical Activity Elective 1
    General Education Electives 6
    Total: 14-16