12 months
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About

Most modern technologies involve photonics. At the University of Dayton, they offer an Electro-Optics M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in this exciting field. 

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Overview

Key Features

The Electro-Optics program from University of Dayton are proud to be one of only a handful of academic programs in the world that offer a degree in this area. We are a true interdisciplinary department, crossing the boundary between engineering and physics. 

Our world-class photonics laboratories are uniquely designed to provide you with hands-on learning. Our focus areas of research directly align with those of government labs and commercial industries, which allows you to obtain real-world and highly marketable research experiences. We also have many internships with our partner industries available. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to network and travel to exciting places for technical conferences. 

At UD, we take your professional and personal growth seriously. As part of a Catholic Marianist university, our motto is to educate the whole person. You will be mentored by professors who care about you and who are leaders in the field. They will work with you side-by-side in the lab and in the classroom. You will make friends and memories that will last a lifetime. 

You'll be able to secure high-tech industry, defense lab or academia employment prior to graduation because of our challenging curriculum, supportive faculty and staff, real-world experiences, and networking opportunities. Over $100K per year are typical starting salaries. In photonics, you will be a professional in a high demand field where you can always find a job. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Electro-Optics
  • Optical Design
  • Light and Matter Interaction
  • Optical Information Processing
  • Guided-Wave Optics
  • Lasers
  • Photonic Devices & Systems
  • Contemporary Topics in Electro-Optics and Photonics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no deadlines for applications. Students must be able to attend classes at the beginning of each semester. 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official academic records of all previously attended colleges or universities must be submitted directly from the colleges or universities to the Office of Graduate Admission Processing. Hand-carried transcripts, official copies marked Issued to Student and unofficial copies are not acceptable.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professors or employers.
  • A personal statement or resume.
  • Results from the GRE are not required. Candidates can submit a score to support their application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1030 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    30900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1030 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dayton

880 - 1352 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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