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Physics

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
11090 USD/year
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About

The MA in Physics from The City University of New York is offered as a terminal degree, either separately or as part of the BA/MA program. 

Overview

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.

Comprehensive examination

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.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Analytical Dynamics
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Quantum Mechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11090 USD per year during 12 months.

Part time

  • Resident:  $470 per credit
  • Non-resident:  $855 per credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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