The MA in Physics from The City University of New York may also, with the approval of the The City University of New York Graduate Center, form part of the degree work required for the CUNY PhD degree. Thesis research toward the CUNY PhD may also be carried out at Hunter College.
The candidate will be required to pass a comprehensive examination based on the required courses listed in section 2(c) above or complete a thesis, under a faculty member’s supervision, that is approved by the department’s Graduate Physics Committee. The first PhD exam may be substituted for the comprehensive examination.
Residence of two semesters
A minimum residence of two semesters at Hunter College. Courses taken as a nonmatriculant may be counted toward the degree upon matriculation with the approval of the department’s Graduate Physics Committee.
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Programme StructureCourses included:
- Mathematical Physics
- Analytical Dynamics
- Electromagnetic Theory
- Quantum Mechanics
- 12 months
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DisciplinesPhysics Mathematics View 551 other Masters in Physics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A minimum of 36 credits total in undergraduate physics and mathematics courses. These should include intermediate mechanics, electricity, modern physics, and differential equations. A B average is required for these courses.
- Approval by the department’s Graduate Physics Committee. If deficiencies are noted in certain undergraduate courses, the applicant may be required to take these courses without graduate credit.
International25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
National25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State11090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11090 USD per year during 12 months.
- Resident: $470 per credit
- Non-resident: $855 per credit
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