BS - MS Combined Program

BS and MS in Physics

Students wanting to earn both degrees in Physics can count up to 12 graduate hours toward both degrees. Follow a sample curriculum for the Bachelor of Science degree desired and see requirements for the Master of Science Degree, as well as the list of graduate course offerings.

BS in Engineering Physics and MS in Computational Mechanical Engineering

Program Requirements:

All of the core Physics requirements:
MTH 151 Calculus I
MTH 251 Calculus II (4) or MTH 249 Calculus II (5)
MTH 252 Calculus III (4)
PHY 191 General Physics I (5)
PHY 192 General Physics II (5)
PHY 281 Contemporary Physics I (3)
PHY 282 Contemporary Physics II (3)
PHY 286 Introduction to Computational Physics (3)
PHY 292 Electronic Instrumentation (2)
PHY 293 Contemporary Physics Laboratory (2)
PHY 294 Electronic Instrumentation Laboratory (2)

Plus all of these:
MTH 222 Introduction to Linear Algebra (3)
PHY 483 Mathematical Methods in Physics (4)
PHY 471 Advanced Electronics (3)
(NOTE: PHY 292, PHY 294, and PHY 471 replace ECE 205. If PHY 471 is not taken, then ECE 205 must be taken.)

And two of these:
PHY 4/537 Intermediate Thermodynamics and Introduction to Statistical Physics (4)
PHY 4/551 Classical Mechanics (4)
PHY 4/561 Electromagnetic Theory (4)
PHY 4/591 Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (4)

All of the following Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering courses and pre-reqs:
CHM 141 College Chemistry (3)
CHM 144 College Chemistry Lab (2)
MTH 347 Differential Equations (3)
MME 211 Static Modeling (3)
MME 223 Engineering Materials (3)
MME 231 Manufacturing Processes (3)
MME 312 Mechanics of Materials (3)
MME 411 Machine & Tool Design (4)

And all of these:
MME 610 Graduate Seminar (1)
MME 512 Advanced Mechanics of Materials (3)
MME 536 Control of Dynamic Systems (3)
MME 623 Mechanical Behavior of Materials (3)
MME 695 Graduate Research Project (1)

Additional courses are needed for College of Arts and Science and Miami Plan requirements.

168 Total Hours in 5 Years

60 Physics requirement hours
39 Miami Plan hours
11 CAS hours
58 MME requirement hours