Morgantown, WV
location
Public
type
Small
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
20 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemical Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Chemical Physics]
      Master of Science (MS) [Chemical Physics]
    • Astrophysics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physics ]
    • Materials Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physics ]
    • Theoretical Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Theoretical Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Theoretical Physics ]
    • Elementary Particle Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physics ]
    • Condensed Matter Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Condensed Matter Physics]
      Master of Science (MS) [Condensed Matter Physics]
    • Solid State Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physics ]
    • Plasma Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Plasma Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Plasma Physics ]
    • Statistical Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Physics ]
    • Applied Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Applied Physics ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Applied Physics ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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 Thesis Alternate accepted and qualifying exam
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and qualifying exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • 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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchExperimental and theoretical condensed-matter, plasma, high-energy theory, nonlinear dynamics, space physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
West Virginia University

University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26506
United States

Dr. Earl Scime

Chair

Phone: 304-293-5125
Email: earl.scime@mail.wvu.edu

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