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Dartmouth College

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Hanover, NH

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Overview

Dartmouth College / Department of Physics and Astronomy is located in Hanover, NH.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

89
Applied
24
Accepted
11
Enrolled
27%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

47
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.26%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.13%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (61%)
Female (38%)

Faculty

28
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 6
Male (23)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Matter physics, plasma and beam physics, space physics, astronomy, cosmology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Hanover, NH  03755
United States
Contact John R. Thorstensen
Chair
Phone: 603-646-2869