12 months
31798 USD/year
31798 USD/year
13380 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The MS in Medical Physics program from University of Tennessee Knoxville  is designed for graduates of accredited undergraduate programs in engineering, physics or a closely related field who would like to become certified Medical Physicists and/or conduct research in Medical Physics.


About this Degree

Students that desire a more in-depth research experience may want to pursue the MS in Medical Physics on their way towards a PhD in Nuclear Engineering.

The UT Medical Physics programs received accreditation from CAMPEP.  Medical Physics program is offered at University of Tennessee Knoxville.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Medical Imaging
  • Radiation Biology
  • Radiation Protection
  • Medical Physics I Clinic
  • Medical Physics Clinical Experience
  • Particle Accelerators: Technology and Applications

Key information


  • 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


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3 (recommended)
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students in the field of nuclear engineering desiring to study for the Master of Science must have a Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited university with a major in engineering, physics, or a closely related field.
  • Students are required to take the GRE.
  • All entering students shall have a strong foundation in basic physics demonstrated either by an undergraduate or graduate degree in physics; or by a degree in an engineering discipline or another of the physical sciences and with coursework that is the equivalent of a minor in physics (i.e., one that includes at least three upper-level undergraduate physics courses that would be required for a physics major).

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.


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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