Physics and Astronomy

Physics and Astronomy Minors

Physics Minor:
The minor in physics consists of 19 semester hours in physics and astronomy including PHYS 2010/2011 (or PHYS 2110/2111), and PHYS 2020/2021 (or PHYS 2120/2121). Students minoring in physics should work closely with their physics advisor to tailor a program that meets their needs. At least four upper-division hours must be taken at MTSU.

Astronomy Minor:
The minor in Astronomy consists of 19 semester hours in astronomy and physics, 10 of which are required: ASTR 1031, 3401, PHYS 2010/2011 (or PHYS 2110/2111), and PHYS 2020/2021 (or PHYS 2120/2121). The remaining 9 credits of electives may be chosen from ASTR 1030, 2030, 2040, 3050, and 3400. At least four upper-division hours must be taken at MTSU.

Electro Acoustics Minor:
The minor in Electro-Acoustics consists of at least 21 semester hours, 18 of which are required: MATH 1910; PHYS 1600, 3310, and 3350; and ET 3610. The remaining 3 semester hours may be chosen from PHYS 3000, ET 3620, or ET 3660.