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Engineering Physics

Appalachian State University

12 months
19849 USD/year
19849 USD/year
4839 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Engineering Physics from Appalachian State University prepares students with the necessary skills to excel in industry, government research labs or a PhD program. Unlike a traditional physics or engineering program, this program is industry driven to be modern and relevant, incorporating hands-on, laboratory-based courses.  


Engineering Physics from Appalachian State University curriculum prepares students to work in a broad range of technical career positions including electrical engineers, automation and controls engineers, systems engineers, software engineers and research scientists. 

In addition, students develop troubleshooting and problem solving techniques and tools for dealing with sophisticated technical problems and the versatility required for long-term success in a rapidly evolving technical environment.


  • Applications Engineer
  • Software Engineer
  • SCADA Engineer
  • Test Engineer
  • NASA Research Physicist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Physics Colloquium
  • Digital Electronics 
  • Professional Skills 
  • Analog Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Spring Admission - priority deadline is October 1
  • Fall Admission - priority deadline is March 15


33 SCH

33-37 depending on the concentration


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE (score must be no more than 5 years old)
  • Required number of references to specify in the online form: 3
  • Resume
  • 3.0 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores from the appropriate admission test(s), OR 2.5 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores at the 25th percentile level from the appropriate admission test(s).
  • Submit your graduate application online.
  • Pay the online application fee
  • Mail official or certified transcript(s) from all colleges and universities attended that have been evaluated by a NACES accredited credential evaluation service.
  • Provide proof of English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4839 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4839 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Boone

900 - 1400 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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