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Physics and Astronomy Student Resources

Helpful documents and resources

Below please find physics and astronomy department resources and more.

Physics and engineering dual degree

The following series of links and uploads include vital information, transfer deadlines, schedule planners and other items related to the physics and engineering dual degree. You will need to rely heavily on your faculty advisor guidance in this degree selection, but this will give you a good framework of how the dual degree works, the steps you will need to follow and the requirements of the four partnering engineering schools available.

Degree information

Dual degree requirements (.pdf)
Semester schedule for student with average H.S./transfer math preparation* (.pdf)
Semester schedule for student with above average H.S./transfer math preparation (.pdf)
*Average prepared students need to take Precalculus (MATH 112) before they can enroll in the first semester physics and calculus courses

Transfer resources

Web Link for UW-System Transfer Information System
UW-Eau Claire Credit Transfer Information for Non-UW Schools
UW-Madison College of Engineering
UW-Milwaukee College of Engineering and Applied Science
UW-Stout's College of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Management
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities College of Science and Engineering