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Physics, B.Sc.

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Idaho Falls, ID, United States
The Physics program at the Idaho State University is designed for students who desire a flexible program so they can develop interdisciplinary competence. The Bachelor of Science degree places greater emphasis on physics and is designed to prepare students for careers in physics or a closely allied profession.
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Overview

The Physics program at the Idaho State University consists of a set of required core courses plus a selection of courses in a particular field. The core courses include the basic physics and mathematics courses that serve as a foundation for more advanced study. A student planning to do graduate work in physics should elect to complete the Bachelor of Science in Physics.

Outcomes

The common objectives for students of our undergraduate programs in physics include developing: (1) broad, fundamental technical skills and knowledge, (2) strong communication skills, and (3) the capability to think critically and work independently. Each of these objectives has a “level” that is appropriate for the degree.

For the B.A. degree in physics, the technical objectives are mastery of calculus, ordinary differential equations, linear algebra, general physics, modern physics, and student-selected areas of classical mechanics, quantum mechanics, electromagnetism, and methods of nuclear measurements. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Electrical Circuits
  • Introduction to Digital Systems
  • Introduction to Digital Systems Laboratory
  • Introduction to Electronics
  • Fundamentals of Electrical Devices
  • Signals and Systems
  • Communication Systems

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

You may need the following:

  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Copy of Passport
  • Proof of Financial Support

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12084 USD/semester
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  • National

    12084 USD/semester
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  • In-State

    3936 USD/semester
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Living costs for Idaho Falls

  • 680 - 970 USD/month
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