For students who entered fall 2021 and beyond.
Total Minimum Credits = 120
1Number of specified physics credits.
3The Arts and Humanities (AH) and Social Sciences (SS) perspectives are subsets of the Breadth of Knowledge (BoK) requirements in the Core Curriculum. No more than two BoK courses can be taken with the same prefix.
The Core Curriculum also includes seven Essential Learning Outcomes (ELOs). The Diversity and Cultural Awareness (DCA) and Social Responsibility and Ethics (SRE) are met outside this major. See the DCA course list and SRE course list for a catalog of classes satisfying these requirements.
Please Note: Use the Class Search tool to identify AH and SS courses that simultaneously satisfy the DCA or SRE requirement.
Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence.
Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for complete details. Please meet with your college-based professional advisor and/or faculty advisor to determine how best to satisfy the Core Curriculum requirements.
Twelve (12) credits of upper-level physics electives must be completed from the following list of approved Astronomy courses.
Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SiS. If you need assistance, please contact your adviser.
Restriction on off-campus study:
Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.
Last Updated: 4/22/2021