91
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
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Overview

University of Central Florida / Department of Physics is located in Orlando, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 10
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Thesis Required
Candidacy and qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

142
Applied
34
Accepted
18
Enrolled
24%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Resume, goal statement, letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Resume, goal statement, letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

91
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.09%
Black or African American 7.69%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.2%
Unknown 1.1%

Gender

Male (69%)
Female (30%)

Faculty

Research

Focus of faculty research: Atomic-molecular physics, condensed-matter physics, quantum information science, planetary sciences
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4000 Central Florida Boulevard
Orlando, FL  32816
United States
Contact Dr. Eduardo Mucciolo
Chair
Email: eduardo.mucciolo@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-1882