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Auburn University

Department of Physics

Auburn, AL

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Overview

Auburn University / Department of Physics is located in Auburn, AL, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral and written exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

38
Applied
12
Accepted
12
Enrolled
32%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 6.3

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

57
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.02%
Black or African American 7.02%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.75%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (91%)
Female (8%)

Faculty

33
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 6
Male (30)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Atomic/radioactive physics, plasma physics, condensed matter physics, space physics, nonlinear dynamics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,179,535

Location & Contact

Address 315 Roosevelt Concourse
Auburn, AL  36849
United States
Contact Dr. James D. Hanson
Chair
Email: hanson@physics.auburn.edu
Phone: 334-844-4264

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