18
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Hampton University / Department of Physics is located in Hampton, VA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Optical physics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Medical physics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Optical physics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nuclear physics
Master of Science (MS) Nuclear physics
Master of Science (MS) Medical physics

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 1

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral defense, qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

14
Applied
4
Accepted
1
Enrolled
29%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st April 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st September 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 or master's degree in physics or related field

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

18
Total Graduate Students
27%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
72%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 33.33%
White or Caucasian 16%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 11.11%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (77%)
Female (22%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Laser optics, remote sensing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Olin Engineering Building, Room 102
268 Emancipation Drive
Hampton, VA  23668
United States
Contact Dr. Paul Gueye
Chairperson
Phone: 757-727-5277