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M.Sc. On Campus

Physics and Astronomy

The University of Iowa

12 months
Duration
31905 USD/year
31905 USD/year
9942 USD/year
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About

The MS in Physics and Astronomy offered by The University of Iowa is awarded by the Graduate College. The degree is offered with or without a thesis.

Overview

About Physics and Astronomy at The University of Iowa

The Department of Physics and Astronomy provides comprehensive and rigorous instruction in all basic aspects of its subjects. It also provides research facilities and guidance in selected specialties for advanced individual scholarly work.

In addition to its undergraduate and graduate programs of study, the department offers several courses that undergraduate students in all majors may use to satisfy the GE CLAS Core Natural Sciences requirement. Look for courses with prefixes ASTR and PHYS under "Natural Sciences" in the GE CLAS Core section of the Catalog. The department often offers First-Year Seminars designed for entering undergraduates.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • From Quarks to Quasars
  • Physics of Everyday Experience
  • Basic Physics
  • Basic Physics Lab
  • Physics of Sound

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

  • Submit an application
  • Pay the $60 application fee
  • Upload your academic records
  • If your first language is not English: Have the testing agency send us your TOEFL, IELTS or PTE score, if applicable, based on our English Proficiency Requirements
  • Have your ACT or SAT score sent to us by the testing agency.
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31905 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31905 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    31905 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31905 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9942 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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