Academics

Physics

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
CHM-166 General Chemistry I 5 s.h.
MAT-210 Calculus I * 4 s.h.
Social Science Class 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II ^ 3 s.h.
CHM-176 General Chemistry II 5 s.h.
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Total 15 s.h.
Third Semester
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
PHY-212 Classical Physics I 5 s.h.
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 s.h.
Social Science class 3 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Total 18 s.h.
Fourth Semester
PHYS-222 Classical Physics II 5 s.h.
MAT-226 Differential Equations 3 s.h.
Social Science classes 6 s.h.
Humanities class 3 s.h.
Total 17 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for list of General Education courses.
^ – ISU requires a C- or better to be accepted into major.

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree requirements are met with this sample schedule. An AS Degree is also an option for transfer at many institutions.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language Requirement.
    • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.

Suggested Electives:

    • Introduction of Computers
    • Introduction to Statistics