Sep 17, 2021  
2021 - 2022 Cowley College Academic Catalog 
    
2021 - 2022 Cowley College Academic Catalog

Physics Transfer Pathway (AS)


 KANSAS PROMISE SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBLE PROGRAM 


The Associate of Science transfer pathway in physics enables students to transfer to the four-year school of their choice to continue their education. Physics combines the abstract concepts of mathematics and philosophy with applied aspects of instrumentation and engineering. The basic courses taken at Cowley College will transfer to state colleges and universities, as well as most other schools throughout the nation.

Pathway Code: PHYS


General Education Requirements (49 hours)


Basic Skills (14 hours)


Computer Literacy (3 hours)


Humanities (6 hours)


Complete courses from 2 Different Departments (ART, FOL, HIS, HUM, LIT, MIN, MUS, PHO, REL, THE) - Studio and Performance courses cannot be included.

For a list of course options click this link Humanities Elective(s) .

  • Humanities Elective - 3 hour(s) _______________________________________
     
  • Humanities Elective - 3 hour(s) _______________________________________

Social Sciences (6 hours)


Complete courses from 2 Different Departments ANT, ECO, GEG, POL, PSY, SOC 

For a list of course options click this link Social Science Elective(s) .

  • Social Science Elective - 3 hour(s) ____________________________________
     
  • Social Science Elective - 3 hours(s) ___________________________________

Science and Math (20 hours)


Complete 20 hours of Lab Science electives as listed for this pathway.

Recommended Transfer Pathway Electives (13-15 hours minimum)*


The Associate of Science degree requires a minimum of 13-15 hours of pathway electives depending on the number of credits on the Math requirement completed. Students should work with their advisor and transfer institution to determine the most appropriate courses within this block.

In addition to the recommended transfer electives, PSY6720 - First Year Experience (FYE) is highly recommended as an elective for students enrolled in this pathway.

Minimum Hours for a Degree 62*


*A minimum of 62 hours is required to earn a Cowley degree; however additional credit hours may be outlined on the transfer pathway to meet the program requirements for a transfer institution. 

Depending on skill level and assessment scores, students may be required to take the necessary basic skill or prerequisite courses prior to enrolling in the program courses. Math sequence may vary.