Learning Goals

Learning Goal 1

Our best majors, roughly 25% of total, conduct frontier Physics research with a Physics faculty member and demonstrate high quality of work. (In this document .Physics. always means .Physics or Astrophysics.).

Learning Goal 2

Top 25 % of our Physics majors demonstrate mastery of basic Physics and the ability to solve essential problems appropriate for beginning graduate study in Physics.

Learning Goal 3

All Physics majors demonstrate knowledge of fundamental Physics principles and are able to quantitatively analyze a broad spectrum of problems presented in a range of undergraduate Physics courses.

Learning Goal 4

Students who complete our introductory sequence of Physics courses demonstrate an understanding of Physics principles at a basic level.