15
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Yale University / Department of Astronomy is located in New Haven, CT, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Astronomy
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Solar and terrestrial physics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics)
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

40
Applied
9
Accepted
4
Enrolled
23%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
No
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 2nd Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

15
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (40%)

Faculty

15
Total faculty
Full-time (15)
Part-time (0)
Male (11)
Female (4)

Location & Contact

Address New Haven, CT  06520
United States
Contact Chair
Phone: 203-432-3011