Fall Schedule 2013, URGENT HELP Hello all, I am new to the Physics forum (hence if this post is in the wrong place, you know why). My current dilemma is my schedule for this Fall, I go to a mid-sized state university with a small Physic department. My school does not offer PhD or even a Masters in Physics, so I am accompanied by four Physic professor who will basically be educating me for the next two years of my educations. These professors serve as our academic advisors as well, upon conversating with two of the four professors (one of which was my personal advisor) concerning my Fall schedule my personal adviser seemed to be fine with my choice of classes until the second professor objected saying that the most I could hope for is a B in each class. I am aiming for a 3.9 -4.0 major GPA as I am trying to get into a top ten university for mathematical physics (I'm a math double major), I have aced all my calculus courses as well as DE and both my lower division Calculus-based physics courses, I simply could not express my love for Physics and Math in one post, so I like to think of myself as extremely dedicated. So my question is based off my schedule (posted below) do you guys think that this is really an impossible feat for the extremely dedicated Physics/Math student to complete with all A's?(without becoming a nervous wreck) If it helps at all I took DE Calculus III (Multivariable), and lower divison Calculus based E&M all in one summer and I was the highest score in all three classes (as I was in all my other courses). MHF 3202 Set Theory and Mathematical Logic 3 sh (may not be repeated for credit) Prerequisite: MAC 2312 Co-requisite: MAC 2312 Basic set theory, propositional calculus, predicate calculus, methods of mathematical proof. (Gordon Rule Course: Theoretical Math) PHY 3106 Modern Physics I 3 sh (may not be repeated for credit) Prerequisite: MAC 2313 and either PHY 2049 or PHY 2054 Introduction to modern physics, theory of relativity, electromagnetic waves and photons, matter waves, quantum theory, atomic structure, quantum mechanics PHY 3106L Modern Physics Laboratory 2 sh (may not be repeated for credit) Prerequisite: PHY 3106 Co-requisite: PHY 3106 Selected experiments in modern physics and optics. Material and supply fee will be assessed PHZ 4113 Mathematical Physics I 3 sh (may not be repeated for credit) Prerequisite: MAC 2312 Algebra of complex numbers, Taylor series, Fourier series, vector algebra and calculus, and curvilinear coordinates PHY 4513 Thermodynamics and Kinetic Theory 3 sh (may not be repeated for credit) Prerequisite/Co-requisite: PHY 2048, PHZ 4114 Laws of thermodynamics, thermodynamic potentials, kinetic theory of gases, Maxwell-Boltzman distribution, introduction to Bose Einstein and Fermi-Dirac statistics PHY 3424 Optics 3 sh (may not be repeated for credit) Prerequisite: PHZ 4113 Geometrical, physical, and modern optics. Polarization, interference, diffraction, holography, and optical fibers PHY 4910 Independent Research 1 sh (may be repeated for up to 6.0 sh of credit) Prerequisite: PHY 3106 Experimental or theoretical research on an individually assigned project. Permission is required. Material and supply fee will be assessed So you guys think this doable well still getting all A's?