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Applied Physics

Michigan Technological University

12 months
Duration
22458 USD/year
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About

At Michigan Technological University, the Applied Physics program targets areas such as nanoscale condensed matter, materials science, atmospheric physics, optics/photonics, optoelectronics, plasmonics, and biomedical science.

Overview

Students choosing the Applied Physics program of Michigan Technological University create a customized program of study. In addition to taking some core graduate level physics courses, students choose from a wider selection of courses, inside and outside the Department of Physics to gain specialized knowledge in their chosen interdisciplinary research area.

State-Of-The-Art Laboratory Facilities

The physics department boasts exceptional research labs and facilities. A recent $2.5 million renovation provided major upgrades in physics classroom technology, and a new $700,000 gift is enabling a major upgrade to physics research facilities. Physics hosts seven labs, ranging from computer labs with state-of-the-art software packages to atomic and molecular laser spectroscopy labs. Researchers also have access to other departments’ research labs, including scanning electron microscopy labs and other advanced characterization and fabrication facilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Mechanics
  • Electrodynamics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Applied Boundary Layer Meteorology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • GRE not required
  • No Additional Documents Accepted
  • TOEFL: Recommended Score of at least 88 iBT
  • Michigan Tech requires a minimum 79 overall TOEFL or 6.5 overall IELTS score.

Tuition Fee

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    22458 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 22458 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22458 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22458 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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