Orlando, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
31%
69%
student ratio
91
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 15
fall application deadline
23%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees 14
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and candidacy and qualifying exams
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

23% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 142
    • Accepted 34
    • Acceptance Rate 23
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesresume, goal statement, letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended), resume, and goal statement, letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students91
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students91
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student43%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female PercentageNot Reported
    • Male PercentageNot Reported

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAtomic-molecular physics, condensed-matter physics, quantum information science, planetary sciences
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physics

College of Sciences
University of Central Florida

4000 Central Florida Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32816
United States

Dr. Eduardo Mucciolo

Chair

Phone: 407-823-1882
Email: eduardo.mucciolo@ucf.edu

Associate Director, Graduate Admissions

Phone: 407-823-2766
Fax: 407-823-6442
Email: gradadmissions@ucf.edu

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