12 months
Duration
31798 USD/year
31798 USD/year
13380 USD/year
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About

Earning a Master’s in Physics from University of Tennessee Knoxville, students develop expertise for scientific problem solving and find an area of interest for specialization in physics.

Overview

About this Degree

  • All first-year Physics graduate students from University of Tennessee Knoxville are required, for advising purposes only, to take a diagnostic examination in undergraduate physics during the fall semester registration period.
  • The candidate must pass an oral examination on course material and on the project representing the culmination of an original research project completed by the student.
  • A written report must be approved and accepted by his/her committee and the department head.
  • An electronic version of the written report must be submitted to the permanent electronic archive of the Physics Department.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Quantum Mechanics

  • Independent Study

  • Special Problems

  • Electromagnetic Theory

  • Numerical Methods in Physics

  • Problems in Theoretical Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Domestic applicants may apply up to two weeks prior to the beginning of the desired term of entry

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.7
3 (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have obtained a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by the appropriate regional accrediting agency, recognized by the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEEA). A non-U.S. degree must be equivalent to a bachelor’s degree from the United States and must be granted by a recognized or accredited foreign institution. 
    • United States degree holders must have earned a minimum of 2.7 out of a possible 4.0 GPA or a minimum of 3.0 during the senior year of undergraduate study. If you have completed previous graduate coursework, you must have earned a minimum of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 GPA.
    • Applicants with non-U.S. degrees must have earned a minimum of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or other equivalent to a ‘B’ average. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31798 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    31798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31798 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13380 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Knoxville

885 - 1454 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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