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Department of Physics and Astronomy College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

  • Lawrence, KS
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 13%87%
    student ratio
  • 47
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 1
    fall application deadline
  • 30%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Computational Physics And Astronomy Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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

30% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 75
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 30
    • Enrolled 11
  • 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 December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE Subject Test (physics), undergraduate degree
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE Subject Test (physics), undergraduate degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 53 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students47
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students47
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races9%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage19%
    • Male Percentage81%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAstrophysics, biophysics, high energy physics, nanophysics, nuclear physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physics and Astronomy

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The University of Kansas

1082 Malott Hall 1251 Wescoe Hall Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Hume Feldman

Chair

Phone: 785-864-4626
Email: feldman@ku.edu

Teri Leahy

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 785-864-1225
Email: tleahy@ku.edu



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