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Fall Quarter Winter Quarter Spring Quarter
First Year

Mathematics 281-1 
Multidimensional calculus 

Physics 125-1 / 126-1 

Chemistry 171 / 181
Accelerated general inorganic chemistry 

Mathematics 281-2 
Vector operators and ordinary differential equations 

Physics 125-2  / 126-2
Electricity and magnetism 

Chemistry 172 / 182
Accelerated general physical chemistry 

Mathematics 281-3 
Systems of differential equations, linear algebra, infinite series 

Physics 125-3 / 126-3
Waves and oscillations 


Second Year

Mathematics 381-0 
Boundary value problems and partial differential equations 

Earth and Planetary Sciences 350
Physics of the earth. 

Chemistry 212-1 / 232-1
Organic chemistry 

Biological Sciences 232
Genetics and Molecular Processes Lab

Biological Sciences 240 
Molecular and Cell Biology

Mathematics 382-0** 
Complex variables and group theory 

Biological Sciences 241 
Biochemistry and molecular biology 

Biological Sciences 233
Cell Processes Lab

Physics 339-1 
Quantum mechanics 

Physics 339-2 
Quantum mechanics 

Chemistry 348 
Physical chemistry 

Third Year
Physics 339-3 or 337** 
Nuclear and particle physics 

Statistics 383-0
Probability and statistics 

Biological Sciences 323** 
  or 341,361, 390

Neuroscience 311** 
Biophysical Analysis of Neurons for ISP

Astronomy 331** 



** ISP 398 (Undergraduate Research) may substitute for up to three of these courses.

In addition to the curriculum above, ISP students must also fulfill the standard degree requirements for the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

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