Apr 20, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Physics B.S. with Concentration in Optoelectronics and Photonics

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Program: B.S.
Department of Physics  
College of Arts and Sciences

Kettler Hall 126B ~ 260-481-6306 ~ ipfw.edu/physics/


This concentration is for students with an interest in optics. It can lead to a career in lasers, bio-optics, imaging, and optoelectronics and photonics. It is also a strong background for pursuing graduate education in physics, engineering, medical physics, or law

Program Delivery:

  • This program is available on-campus

Declaring this Concentration:

  • You must declare this concentration within the Department of Physics .

Program Requirements:

  • Physics 15200 must be repeated with a grade of C- or below
  • Student Responsibilities:  You are responsible for satisfying the graduation requirements specified for your selected program.  Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies, and procedures governing your academic career.  All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean.

IPFW General Education Requirements Credits: 33

General Education Requirements  

College of Arts and Sciences Requirements

English Writing and Speaking

  • See Arts and Sciences Part A for Speaking requirement 

Foreign Language

  •  Requirements in Arts and Sciences Part B Credits: 8

General Elective Courses

  •  Sufficient additional credits to bring the total to 120.

Total Credits: 120

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