12 months
Duration
10622 USD/year
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About

The M.S. Degree Program at Southern University and A&M College in Physics started in the Fall of 1996. The program provides high quality educational and research opportunities for students interested in a highly demanding field of physics and applied physics/materials science and related disciplines

Overview

The objectives of the Physics program at Southern University and A&M College are to (1) prepare students for hi-tech fields (2) prepare students for doctoral studies in physics and related fields and (3) extend the physics training/research skills of high school teachers.

Illustrative Areas of Ongoing Research:

  • Condensed Matter Physics (Theory and Experiments)
  • Computational Physics
  • Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear Physics, and Applications
  • Surface Physics
  • Material Science
  • High-Tc Superconductivity
  • High Energy and Astro Particle Physics
  • Teaching and Learning Physics

Accreditation

Southern University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is accredited by the The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCE
  • ELEMENTS OF PHYSICS
  •  DISCOVERY IN PHYSICS
  • QUANTITATlVE REASONING IN PHYSICS
  • EARTH SCIENCE

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.7
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree granted by a regionally accredited institution (or a recognized university, if you are an international student)
  • Have earned a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.7 in all undergraduate work pursued and at least 3.0 on all graduate work completed. (Please note that if your GPA is less than 2.7 but at least 2.5, you may still be considered for conditional admission at the discretion and upon the recommendation of your chosen program of interest.)
  • Submit acceptable scores in the General Test of the Graduate Record Examination
  • Satisfy any additional requirements of the academic department in which the chosen degree program is housed. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10622 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5311 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    10622 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5311 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 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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