This program meets the demands of industry for people with broad theoretical knowledge in physics, related sciences and engineering, combined with technical subject matter. The curriculum includes required courses in English as well as electives in humanities and social science to give the student a general background to supplement training as a specialist. Grades of C- or better are required in all physics courses and technical electives.
Candidates for graduation must fulfill the following requirements:
1. Total Semester Hours: at least 124
The successful completion of at least 124 semester hours and a cumulative grade
point average of 2.0 in work completed at Hofstra.
There are two requirements that must ordinarily be completed
in residence at Hofstra: 15 semester hours in the
major field of specialization and the last 30 semester hours.
The 15 semester hours need not be included within the last