12 months
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20126 USD/year
20126 USD/year
11938 USD/year
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About

The Optical Sciences - Optomechanical Engineering program is offered at University of Arizona.

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Overview

Department

The mission of the University of Arizona Wyant College of Optical Sciences is to provide the state of Arizona and the nation with an internationally pre-eminent program in education, research and outreach in all aspects of the science and application of light.

The Wyant College of Optical Sciences, formerly known as the Optical Sciences Center, was established in Tucson, Arizona to fulfill a national need for more highly trained engineers and physicists in the optical sciences. Throughout its 50-year history, OSC has stood on the forefront of the field; today, it educates more students in optics than any institution in the U.S.

The Optical Sciences - Optomechanical Engineering program is offered at University of Arizona.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Fundamentals of Applied Optics Laboratory
  • Fundamentals of Physical Optics Laboratory
  • Lasers and Solid-State Devices Laboratory
  • Mathematical Optics Laboratory
  • Optical Specifications, Fabrication and Testing Laboratory
  • Optical Systems Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
Fall:
  • Domestic Students: August 1 (On-Campus) / August 15 (Online)
  • International Students: May 1 (On-Campus)/August 15 (Online)
Spring
  • Domestic Students: December 10 (On-Campus & Online)
  • International Students: September 1 (On-Campus)/December 10 (Online)

Language

English

Credits

32 alternative credits

32 to 35 

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in optics, engineering, physics, mathematics, or a related field.
  • Coursework should include four semesters of calculus including differential equations, two or more semesters of college physics and an electromagnetism course. A course in linear algebra is also recommended.
  • 3.0 GPA
  • International applicants: TOEFL 79, IELTS 7.0, or CESL Endorsement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10063 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10063 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5969 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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