24 months
948 USD/credit 14220 USD/year
948 USD/credit 14220 USD/year
430 USD/credit 6450 USD/year
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The Physics program of Delaware State University is part of the Division of Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, and Computer Science.


The Physics program of Delaware State University seeks to provide each student with a thorough understanding of the discipline in preparation for employment in research and development programs, or to prepare for advanced degree (Ph.D.) in academic programs.

Course Requirements

A unique feature of the department is the harmonious cooperation of its members, faculty and staff toward one goal: the best education for the students. The performance of the majors has been tested by their success in prestigious graduate schools nationwide. This is complemented with a large inventory of laboratory and research grade equipment. In addition, the department has a network of PCs with modern hardware and software including word processors. These are used for computer-assisted instruction, data collection and analysis, and graphics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Mechanics
  • Advanced Electromagnetic Theory
  • Mathematical Methods in Physics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Quantum Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Physics or related area from an accredited college or university. 
  • The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required. 
  • Entering graduate students are expected to have a sound background in intermediate level mechanics, electricity and magnetism, thermal physics and mathematical methods of physics.
  • A completed online application and a non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50
  • Letters of recommendation
  • For all graduate programs, official scores on the GRE, GMAT, MAT
  • Foreign applicants must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).  In lieu of the TOEFL or IELTS exams, students can enroll in Delaware State University’s English Language Institute (ELI).
  • International applicants must provide WES or ECE evaluated transcripts 60 days prior to enrollment noting completion of the baccalaureate degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 948 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    14220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 948 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 430 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Dover

1000 - 1500 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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