Department of Physics College of Arts and Sciences Indiana University Bloomington

Department of Physics College of Arts and Sciences Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington, IN
location
Public
type
Small
setting
17%
83%
student ratio
92
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
29%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Medical Physics Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees 18
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

29% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 166
    • Accepted 49
    • Acceptance Rate 29
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based; 80 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students92
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students92
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage76%
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Female Percentage11%
    • Male Percentage89%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAccelerator physics, astrophysics and cosmology, biophysics (biocomplexity, neural networks, visual systems, chemical signaling), condensed matter physics (neutron scattering, complex fluids, quantum computing), particle physics (collider physics, hybrid mesons, lattice gauge, symmetries, collider phenomenology), neutrino physics, nuclear physics (proton and neutron physics, neutrinos, symmetries, nuclear astrophysics, hadron structure)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$13,200,000

Location & Contact

Department of Physics

College of Arts and Sciences
Indiana University Bloomington

Swain Hall West 117, 727 East Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47405-7000
United States

Prof. Rob de Ruyter

Department Chair

Phone: 812-855-1247
Fax: 812-855-5533
Email: iubphys@indiana.edu

Ms. Samantha Allen

Student Affairs Administrator

Phone: 812-856-7059
Fax: 812-855-5928
Email: gradphys@indiana.edu


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