Albuquerque, NM
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
14%
86%
student ratio
77
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
15%
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 12
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some and preliminary exams or thesis
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 90
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test; GRE Subject Test (physics)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test; GRE Subject Test (physics)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students77
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students77
    • Part-time Percentage45%
    • Full-time Percentage55%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian53%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student31%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty19
    • Full-time Percentage89%
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Female Percentage11%
    • Male Percentage89%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAstronomy and astrophysics, biological physics, condensed-matter physics, nonlinear science and complexity, optics and photonics, quantum information, subatomic physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Physics

College of Arts and Sciences
University of New Mexico

1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131
United States

Dr. Wolfgang Rudolph

Chair

Phone: 505-277-1517
Fax: 505-277-1520
Email: wrudolph@unm.edu

Alisa Gibson

Coordinator, Academic Programs

Phone: 505-277-1514
Fax: 505-277-1520
Email: agibson@unm.edu

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