12 months
996 USD/credit 35856 USD/year
996 USD/credit 35856 USD/year
341 USD/credit 12276 USD/year
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This  master degree in Physics and Astronomy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is earned as a part of the Physics and Astronomy PhD in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.


Program Details

The Department in Physics and Astronomy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers doctoral degrees with specializations in three major subdisciplines of physics. We do not offer a separate program for the M.S. degree, though an M.S. degree may be obtained while continuing toward your Ph.D.

We are located in Jorgensen Hall on the city campus of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. We collaborate with numerous centers on campus including the P-SPINS Materials Research Science and Engineering Center and the Center for NanoFerroic Devices.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Computational Physics
  • Methods of Theoretical Physics 
  • Introduction to Physics and Chemistry of Solids
  • Thermal Physics
  • Experimental Physics 
  • Quantum Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts and/or mark sheets showing the grades earned in each course
  • A diploma or certificate of graduation. (Not required if the transcript includes the name of the degree and the date it was conferred.)
  • The Diploma Supplement, if the degree is Bologna-compliant

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    35856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12276 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 341 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

926 - 1371 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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