Department of Physics College of Arts and Sciences Kansas State University

Department of Physics College of Arts and Sciences Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
29%
71%
student ratio
63
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
27%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

27% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 87
    • Accepted 24
    • Acceptance Rate 27
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st August 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesBS in physics, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesBS in physics, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Full-time Percentage95%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian95%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty55
    • Full-time Percentage76%
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAtomic, molecular, optical physics; soft matter and biological physics; high energy physics; physics education; cosmology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,998,763

Location & Contact

Department of Physics

College of Arts and Sciences
Kansas State University

116 Cardwell
Manhattan, KS 66506
United States

Amit Chakrabarti

Head

Phone: 785-532-6786
Fax: 785-532-6806
Email: amitc@ksu.edu

Kim Coy

Graduate administrative assistant

Phone: 785-532-6786
Fax: 785-532-6806
Email: graduate@phys.ksu.edu


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