Department of Physics and Astronomy School of Physical Sciences University of California, Irvine

Department of Physics and Astronomy School of Physical Sciences University of California, Irvine

Irvine, CA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
13%
87%
student ratio
130
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
21%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 20
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 360
    • Accepted 78
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 26
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $90
    • Application Fee - International $110
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

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 availableHealth Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students130
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students130
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Full-time Percentage97%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian66%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian18%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown4%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCondensed-matter physics, plasma physics, astrophysics, particle physics, chemical and materials physics, biophysics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physics and Astronomy

School of Physical Sciences
University of California, Irvine

Irvine, CA 92697
United States

Peter Taborek

Chair

Phone: 949-824-2254
Fax: 949-824-2174
Email: ptaborek@uci.edu

My Banh

Graduate Student Affairs Officer

Phone: 949-824-3496
Fax: 949-824-7988
Email: mbanh@uci.edu


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