Pathway for Physics Majors: BS/JD Option 

The pathway for Physics majors allows students to complete all requirements for the core and the major in years 1-3. Following successful admission, students begin their first year of Law School in year four. Consult the Academic Catalog for specific course options and the Law School website for admissions information.

Year 1

Fall
Seminar for Freshmen*
MATH 165
PHYS 151 with Lab
First Year Writing I

Spring
First Year Writing II
MATH 166
PHYS 152 with Lab
Ethics/Philosophy**

Year 2

Fall
PHYS 205 or 215
Humanities/History**
PHYS 153
MATH 265

Spring
ECE 225 with Lab
Literature**
ENS 333 or CMPSC 131
PHYS 453

Year 3

Fall
PHYS 464
PHYS 361
PHYS 477 or PHYS 333
CHEM 111 with Lab or BIO 111 with Lab

Spring
PHYS 461
Humanities/History**
EC 101
CHEM 112 with Lab or BIO 112 with Lab

Summer
PHYS 431 Senior Project/Internship to be completed in the summer of Junior and Senior years.

*SF 101 or SF 197 recommended

**Three of these requirements must be fulfilled with courses that double count to satisfy the Cultural Diversity A, Cultural Diversity B, and Expanded Classroom requirements.