The Catholic University of America

School of Arts and Sciences

Physics

Address:

Graduate Admissions 620 Michigan Ave, NE

Marist Hall

Washington, DC 20064

United States

Phone:

202-319-5879

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Physics; Astrophysics; Condensed Matter; Material Science; Nuclear; Statistical; Vitreous State, M.S. - Physics; Astrophysics; Condensed Matter; Material Science; Nuclear; Statistical; Vitreous State

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Physics offers programs leading to the degrees of Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy.These degrees are designed to prepare the candidate for a professional research career. Research areas includematerials science, astrophysics, nuclear, condensed matter, statistical, and vitreous state physics. In addition,arrangements can be made for cooperative research projects in nearby governmental laboratories such as NASA'sGoddard Space Flight Center,the Naval Research Laboratory , and the National Institute of Standards andTechnology . All incoming students must take a preliminary examination at the undergraduate level at the beginning of their first semester of residence. The exam serves as a diagnostic tool for course placement.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary SchoolsAmerican Chemical AssociationAccreditatio

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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