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Address 1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno,  NV  89557-0424
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Bachelor of Science in Physics

  • Major: Physics
  • Degree Level/Code: Undergraduate/BS (Bachelor of Science)
  • Area/Department: Physics
  • More Info: Visit the General Course Catalog
  • Career Options: Physicists find careers in industry, government, and universities doing teaching and research. Physics grads may also pursue patent law, bio technology research or many other seemingly unrelated areas because of their problem solving skills.

Physics Recommended First Semester Schedule

First Semester

  • ENG 101 - Composition I (3 units)
  • CS 135 - Computer Science I (3 units)
  • MATH 181 - Calculus I (4 units)
  • Core Curriculum Social Science (3 units)
  • CHEM 201 - General Chemistry for Scientists and Engineers I (4 units)
    OR CHEM 121A - General Chemistry I (3 units)
    AND CHEM 121L - General Chemistry Laboratory I (1 unit)

For detailed course description visit the General Course Catalog.

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University of Nevada, Reno
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