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Physics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (WUR) , NE,
Further your understanding of everything around you and how things function through Creighton University’s Master of Science in Physics. If you’re continually curious about the science of physics and the intricacies of the physical world around you, this program may be the perfect fit for your educational and career goals.

About

This master’s program can lay the foundation for doctorate coursework and careers in secondary and post-secondary education, academic research, engineering, tech companies such as SpaceX, optics companies such as Thorlabs and Zeiss, medical physics, data analytics, quantitative and financial modeling in the insurance industry, and material science.No matter your interests, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from experts in their research fields. Our faculty bring a broad wealth of knowledge to the program and are actively engaged in research in various fields such as astrophysics, quantum computing, nuclear physics, alternative energy, medical physics, material science, biophysics, and biomedical optics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Mechanics
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Quantum Mechanics 
  • Statistical Mechanics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Credits
    30-33 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

  • Completed application & $50 application fee
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field with 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Must include coursework in mechanics, electromagnetism, physics, mathematics, and modern physics
  • Graduate Record Exam 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 870 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 870 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Omaha

  • 985 - 1520 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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