University of Alabama - Huntsville

College of Science

Physics

Address:

301 Sparkman Drive

EB 131

Huntsville, AL 35899

United States

Phone:

1-256-824-6191

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.-Physics;, Ph.D.-Physics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Physics recognizes three broad areas of emphasis in basic and applied research: 1) Space sciences including studies of atmospheric physics, solar physics, and plasma physics; 2) Optics/quantum electronics including studies of laser physics, optical properties of matter, and electromagnetic scattering; 3) Solid state/materials including studies of crystal growth, solid state physics, and superconductivity.

Accreditation:

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

International Student Requirements:

International students must demonstrate English proficiency by obtaining a score of 80 on the TOEFL exam or a 6.5 on the IELTS exam.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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