Physics Minor

A minor in physics provides a student with a fundamental understanding of universal physical laws regarding space, time, energy, and matter. Our minor can help students understand foundational physical principles underlying their major area of study.

Program Contact

Kenny Stephens

Dr. Kenny Stephens

Department Head of Chemistry, Physics, and Earth Sciences; Professor of Physics



  • Physics Minor (B.A., B.B.S., B.S.)

Why study Physics at HSU?

Physics professor interacting with student in classroom

Individual Attention

Our majors’ classes and labs maintain a student to professor ratio below 8:1. Students have the opportunity for hands-on research directly with a Professor.

Wealth of Knowledge

Each faculty member has a Ph.D. in their area of teaching specialty.

Program Details

All courses and course descriptions for the Physics Minor (PHYS) can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog.

All HSU students are eligible for the program.

Our minor can help students understand foundational principles behind their major area of study like biology, chemistry, computer science, and other technical fields.