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Cornell University

Field of Physics

Ithaca, NY

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Cornell University

Overview

Cornell University / Field of Physics is located in Ithaca, NY, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Experimental physics
Master of Science (MS) Physics
Master of Science (MS) Theoretical physics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Theoretical physics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Physics
Master of Science (MS) Experimental physics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 26
Doctoral Degrees 31

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

457
Applied
101
Accepted
32
Enrolled
22%

Applying

95
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 3rd Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics)
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 620
TOEFL IBT score: 105

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

161
Total Graduate Students
43%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.48%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 3.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.24%
Unknown 0.62%

Gender

Male (81%)
Female (18%)

Faculty

53
Total faculty
Full-time - 53
Part-time - 0
Male (47)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Experimental condensed matter physics, theoretical condensed matter physics, experimental high energy particle physics, theoretical particle physics and field theory, theoretical astrophysics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 144 East Avenue
Ithaca, NY  14853
United States
Contact Director of Graduate Studies
Phone: 607-255-7561

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