University General Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    Nov 29, 2021  
University General Course Catalog 2021-2022

Engineering Physics, Minor

Engineering physics is designed for the student who desires a background in engineering science, based on a firm foundation of physics, as well as an introduction to computer science. The program is also for students who would like to pursue graduate studies in physics or engineering.

Contact Information

Electrical and Biomedical Engineering
332 Scrugham Engineering and Mines
(775) 784-6927

I. Program Requirements (19 units)

A. Required Courses (10 units)

B. Minor Electives (9 units)

  • upper-division EE courses (3 units)**
  • upper division PHYS courses (6 units)


*In addition to the general university requirements of at least a “C” (2.0) GPA for graduation, all Engineering Physics minors must earn at least a “C” in those minor courses designated with an asterisk (*) and a “C” average for all courses used to satisfy the minor requirements.

**EE 291 , EE 296 , EE 396 , EE 490  and EE 496  cannot be included.