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Department of Physics and Astronomy College of Arts and Sciences Stony Brook University, State University of New York

  • Stony Brook, NY
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 17%83%
    student ratio
  • 173
    total students
  • $9,370 | $16,680
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 30%
    acceptance rate
  • 5 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physics Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) [physics education]
      Master of Science (MS) [modern research instrumentation]
      Master of Arts (MA) [physics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [physics]
    • Astronomy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 29
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

30% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 523
    • Accepted 162
    • Acceptance Rate 30
    • Enrolled 44
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,370
    • Out-of-state tuition *$16,680
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,214.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students173
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students173
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage93%
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Female Percentage9%
    • Male Percentage91%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTheoretical, experimental, high-energy, nuclear, solid-state, accelerator, and atomic physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$11,024,995

Location & Contact

Department of Physics and Astronomy

College of Arts and Sciences
Stony Brook University, State University of New York

Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
United States

Dr. Laszlo Mihaly

Chair

Phone: 631-632-8100
Fax: 631-632-8176
Email: laszlo.mihaly@stonybrook.edu

Dr. Jacobus Verbaarschot

Director

Phone: 631-632-8279
Fax: 631-632-8176
Email: verbaarschot@stonybrook.edu



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