Department of Physics Office of Graduate Studies University of California, San Diego

Department of Physics Office of Graduate Studies University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, CA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
12%
88%
student ratio
182
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 16
fall application deadline
23%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Multi-Scale Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 24
    • Doctoral Degrees 22
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

23% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 526
    • Accepted 126
    • Acceptance Rate 23
    • Enrolled 32
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 16th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS required

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students182
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students182
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian13%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown11%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAstrophysics/astronomy, biophysics, condensed matter, elementary particles, plasma physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physics

Office of Graduate Studies
University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
United States

Dimitri Basov

Chair

Phone: 858-534-6832
Email: chair@physics.ucsd.edu

Hilari Ford

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 858-534-3293
Email: hford@ucsd.edu


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