M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Physics

Hofstra University

24 months
29445 USD/year
29445 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Medical Physics from Hofstra University is designed for completion in two years of full-time study; part-time students are also welcome.  


Apply directly through to the Master’s degree in Medical Physics from Hofstra University. Just make sure you meet the graduate program requirements and the expected English language level. 

INTO helps you apply to multiple universities at once and the application process won’t cost you anything. Graduate Direct Entry students also receive a Direct Entry I-20 invitation that you will need to be permitted to enter the United States. 

What to expect from studying this Medical Physics program

Get ready to specialise in your chosen field of Medical Physics, or prepare for developing your knowledge in a highly interdisciplinary subject, that lets you cross the limits of just one Medical Physics specialization. 

You will learn how to speak the language of science, but to also transform it into practicle aplications that have a direct and lasting impact on improving human lives. The tech, practically-oriented skills you will develop during your studies will help you find innovative solutions to concrete problems, while making use of your ingenuity and critical thinking. Learn to fix complex problems with out-of-the-box solutions and a lot of trial and error.

Modern Medical Physics tries to tackle pressing challenges that are facing our civilization at the moment such as pollution,  growing population, and decreasing resources. 

The goals of the MS in Medical Physics program are to prepare students for:

  • Higher education in medical physics programs.
  • Residency positions in medical physics programs.
  • Junior clinical medical physicist positions, under supervision of a qualified medical physicist.
  • Meeting the ethical, safety and service standards of the profession of medical physics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Physics
  • Foundations of Clinical Medical Physics
  • Radiological Physics and Dosimetry
  • Radiation Protection and Radiation Safety

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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Rolling Admission


39 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, minimum 3.0 GPA and English language requirements in one of the following tests. Additional requirements may apply.
  • GMAT/GRE requirement may apply depending on the program. In addition, the graduate programs may have other/higher requirements with which applications must comply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1510 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    29445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1510 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 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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