Topics in Physics
, MATH 270
, and CSCI 150
Foundations of Computer Science
are useful preparation for graduate study in physics or engineering. All physics majors should do a research project while at Hendrix. Consult with any physics faculty member about research opportunities.
Senior Capstone Experience
The Senior Capstone Experience for the physics major is a comprehensive examination. Students have two options for the examination. The first option is to take the GRE Physics test administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS). The second option is to take an exam given by the department faculty. The grade for the Senior Capstone Experience is based on student performance on one of these examinations.