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Physics

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
37686 USD/year
22164 USD/year
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About

All students are required to pass a preliminary exam (“prelim”) at the MS level. The prelim covers material in physics and mathematics normally included in the undergraduate physics curriculum. 

Overview

The department offers the exam at the beginning of the Fall and Spring semesters. Failure to pass this exam in the timeline established on entry to the program usually results in disenrollment from the graduate physics program.

Programme Structure

MS with Thesis optionThe students course of study must be approved by the students advisory committee and must fulfill the general requirements for the masters degree with thesis and must include a minimum of 9 credit hours selected from: PHYS 505, 508, 513, 514, 515, 516, 526.

The preliminary examination will cover courses in physics and mathematics normally included in the undergraduate physics curriculum. Thesis topics will be chosen in consultation with an advisory committee.

MS with Independent Study option

Courses approved by the students advisor must fulfill the general requirements for the masters degree without thesis and must include the following:

  • All students must complete PHYS 501 (1), and 502 (1) in their first two semesters.
  • PHYS 590 (3)
  • a minimum of 9 credit hours selected from: PHYS 505, 508, 513, 514, 515, 516, 526.
  • PHYS 579 (1), Graduate-Faculty Seminar, must be taken for the first four semesters.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Other requirements

General requirements

 For more information, please visit program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18843 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    22164 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11082 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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