United States PhD in Physics Doctorate on-Campus Programs
While pursuing your physics doctorate, oftentimes you will focus on a specialization, such as nuclear physics, thermodynamics, relativity and more. Learn how physics are applied in industries such as medicine, communications and engineering.
- Chestnut Hill, MAChestnut Hill, MA
The primary focus of the department’s activity is cutting edge research. By concentrating that research in experimental and theoretical condensed matter physics, over a relatively short period of time we have become one of the leading condensed matter d...
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
We have purposely concentrated our major research commitments to a few areas to maintain strength and balance.
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Grand Forks, NDGrand Forks, ND
University of North Dakota
The primary functions of the Physics and Astrophysics Department are teaching, research and service. In accordance with the mission of the University, the department provides courses for physics majors and minors, and service courses to students in othe...
- Stony Brook, NYStony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University (S.U.N.Y.)
Doctoral Programs with concentrations in Astrophysics, Biophysics and Chemical Physics.
- Muncie, INMuncie, IN
Ball State University
The department offers graduate programs leading to the M.S., M.A., Master of Arts in Education (M.A.E.), Master of Arts in General Science (MAGS), Ed.D. in Science, and Ed.D. in Science Education. The M.S. or M.A. degree programs both require a minimum...
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Students may specialize in any one of several areas, including experimental and theoretical atomic and molecular physics, experimental and theoretical condensed matter physics, observational astronomy and theoretical astrophysics, theoretical and experi...
- Morgantown, WVMorgantown, WV
West Virginia University
The Department of Physics offers a solid foundation in the fundamentals as well as a diverse range of specializations for M.S. and Ph.D. research. Currently there are 32 faculty (including emeritus and visiting); 8 post-doctoral associates; 12 staff; an...
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
- Providence, RIProvidence, RI
The department offers a program of study designed primarily for students seeking the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in physics. The Master of Science in physics is also offered.Requirements for the Ph.D. are a core of nine semester courses at the gra...
- Corvallis, ORCorvallis, OR
Oregon State University
The Department of Physics offers courses and research experience leading to the Master of Arts, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in physics and the Master of Science degree in Applied Physics. Advanced-degree candidates may pursue the...
- Normal, ALNormal, AL
Alabama A & M University
- Melbourne, FLMelbourne, FL
Florida Institute of Technology
Florida Tech’s campus is located conveniently in Florida’s high tech corridor, home to over 5,000 technological companies, including NASA. With a wide variety of subfields to choose from, Florida Tech’s physics program core competencies include, analyti...
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are offered with specializations in accelerator physics. chemical physics, elementary particle theory, experimental particle physics, low-temperature physics, many-body theory, nuclear physics, solid-state physics, and observation...
- Hoboken, NJHoboken, NJ
Stevens Institute of Technology
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
The Charles Lee Powell Structural Systems Laboratory, the Center for Magnetic Recording Research, the Institute for Nonlinear Science and the San Diego Super Computer are examples of the superiority of facilities for engineering research at UCSD. The Sc...
- La Jolla, CA
- Dover, DEDover, DE
Delaware State University
Delaware State houses one of the region’s premier research facilities in applied optics — the Optical Science Center for Applied Research (OSCAR) houses the Center for Research and Education in Optical Sciences and Applications (CREOSA) funded by NSF an...
- Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OHWright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH
Air Force Institute Of Technology
AFIT is primarily a graduate school for selected U.S. and foreign military officers, and for equivalent-rank Department of Defense (DOD) civilian personnel. For all AFIT programs, admission and selection of students are handled through appropriate USAF...
- Bryn Mawr, PABryn Mawr, PA
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr offers a distinctive PhD experience tailored to students needs and interests.