24 months
25408 USD/year
25408 USD/year
11058 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Space Science from University of Alabama Huntsville provides opportunities through our graduate program for students to be introduced to and engage in cutting edge research in solar physics, heliospheric science, cosmic ray physics, and high-energy astrophysics with faculty from the Department of Space Science and with our research partners


Space Science from University of Alabama Huntsville will provide a unique unified Space Science graduate program under the umbrella of a single university department.

Learning Outcomes

Students on the Space Science program from University of Alabama Huntsville  will demonstrate:

  • Inculcated problem solving skills through introductory research in the field of space science for future use in science, engineering, teaching, and technology professions
  • Ability to write a scholarly document
  • Ability to prepare and deliver an effective oral scientific presentation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Plasma physics
  • Space Weather
  • Space Orientation Educators
  • Science Career Prep
  • Classical & Quantum Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
3 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission to the Graduate School, applicants must hold a bachelor's degree, or equivalent, from an approved institution. 
    • The following minimum requirements are acceptable to the graduate school; individual colleges and/or departments may require higher grade point averages and test scores or additional or more specific requirements. 
    • See college/departmental sections for specific admissions information
    • the applicant is the holder of a graduate degree from an accredited institution; 
    • the applicant presents evidence of having taken the GRE/MAT over five years ago and hence cannot obtain official scores; 
    • FE exam may be accepted for some engineering degrees. If available, a candidate must show proof of passing the exam.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25408 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25408 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25408 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25408 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11058 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11058 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Huntsville

834 - 1331 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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