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  Sep 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin

Physics, M.S.


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Program Requirements


  1. completion of graduate work with a 3.0 GPA (18 hours must be at the 600 level or higher). A 3.0 GPA is required to graduate.
  2. completion of the physics core courses
  3. completion of Physics Seminar
  4. satisfactory completion of a master's comprehensive examination

Option 1, thesis, additional requirements (for 30 hours total):

  1. development and completion of an original research project, thesis, and oral defense
  2. electives 10 hrs.
  3. continuous enrollment

Option 2, project, additional requirements (for 30 hours total):

  1. satisfactory completion of a project under the direction of a faculty member:
  2. completion of elective courses 13 hrs.
  3. continuous enrollment

Physics Seminar (2 hours):


Option 1, Thesis (6 hours):


Option 2, Project (3 hours):


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