Ann Arbor, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
24%
76%
student ratio
192
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 23
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and oral defense of dissertation, preliminary exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 650
    • Accepted 111
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 28
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test; GRE Subject Test in physics (recommended)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students192
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students192
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student40%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty68
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchElementary particle, solid-state, atomic, and molecular physics (theoretical and experimental)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$250,000

Location & Contact

Department of Physics

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
University of Michigan

1440 Randall Laboratory 450 Church Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
United States

Dr. Bradford Orr

Professor of Physics/Department Chair

Phone: 734-764-4437

Mr. Nitesh Singh

Graduate Program Administrator

Phone: 734-764-4437
Email: phys.app.questions@umich.edu


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