M.S., Physics with Computational Physics Concentration

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Minimum Requirements for Physics with Computational Concentration M.S. Degree: 30-33 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Master's Degree Requirements
Complete the master's degree requirements.
Physics with Computational Concentration Program Requirements
Complete the following:
PHYS F611Mathematical Physics I3
PHYS F612Mathematical Physics II3
PHYS F629Methods of Numerical Simulation in Fluids and Plasma3
Complete at least 3 credits from the following:3
Approved MATH F600-level courses (excluding MATH F611/PHYS F611 and PHYS F612)
Approved CS F600-level courses
Complete 6 credits of approved PHYS F600-level courses6
Thesis or Non-thesis Option
Complete the thesis or non-thesis option12-18

Thesis Option

Minimum Requirements for Physics with Computational Concentration M.S. Degree with Thesis Option: 30 credits

Complete the following:
PHYS F699Thesis6-12
Complete 6 credits from approved PHYS F600-level courses6

Non-Thesis Option

Minimum Requirements for Physics with Computational Concentration M.S. Degree with Non-thesis Option: 33 credits 1

Complete the following:
PHYS F698Non-thesis Research/Project3-6
Complete 9 credits from approved PHYS F600-level courses9