Virginia Commonwealth University

College of Humanities and Sciences

Physics & Applied Physics, MS


PO Box 980149

PO Box 843051

Richmond, VA 23298

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Physics & Applied Physics, MS

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science program offers traditional core physics courses and a variety of specialized electives emphasizing the department’s strengths in theoretical and experimental physics. Research interests include theoretical and experimental condensed matter physics, general relativity and cosmology, and physics education. This degree is designed to be completed in two years (four semesters).


Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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