physics minor

Gain experience in a state-of-the-art physics lab while you develop an understanding of concepts covered in your biology, chemistry or Earth science classes or majors. You can also take advantage of WOU’s membership in the NASA/Oregon Space Grant Consortium.

credits required for the Physics minor

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of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

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of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU

Highlights of the program

    • Apply the laws of physics to concepts covered in other science fields
    • Acquire reasoning and problem-solving skills while investigating scientific issues
    • Learn to create mathematical models using graphic and numeric information

Example Courses

Faculty

JEFFREY MYERS

Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8365 | myersj@wou.edu | NS 214

JEREMIAH OXFORD

NTT Instructor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8680 | oxfordj@wou.edu | NS 212

GRANT SMITH

NTT Assistant Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8242 | smithg@wou.edu | NS 213

STEVE TAYLOR

Professor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8398 | taylors@wou.edu | NS 210

JEFFREY TEMPLETON

Professor, Department Head, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8858 | templej@wou.edu | NS 211

PHILIP WADE

NTT Instructor, Earth/Physical Science
503-838-8225 | wadep@wou.edu | NS 112

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Contact Us

Phone: 503-838-8858

Email: templej@wou.edu

Location: NS 211