Hampton, VA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
22%
78%
student ratio
18
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
28%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Optical Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Nuclear Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Medical Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Medical Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Medical Physics ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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 Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and oral defense, qualifying exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

28% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 14
    • Accepted 4
    • Acceptance Rate 28
    • Enrolled 1
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 or master's degree in physics or related field
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 525 paper-based) or IELTS (6.5)

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 awardsJune 30
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students18
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students18
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Full-time Percentage72%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American33%
    • White / Caucasian17%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian11%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student39%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLaser optics, remote sensing
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physics

School of Science
Hampton University

Olin Engineering Building, Room 102 268 Emancipation Drive
Hampton, VA 23668
United States

Dr. Paul Gueye

Chairperson

Phone: 757-727-5277

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