UMD-Physics & Astronomy
Swenson College of Science and Engineering
Link to a list of faculty for this program.
Department of Physics, University of Minnesota Duluth, 371 Marshall W Alworth Hall, 1023 University Drive, Duluth, MN 55812 (218-726-7124; fax: 218-726-6942)
The master of science program provides a grounding in the fundamentals of physics, combined with significant research involvement. The primary areas of research are computational physics, high-energy neutrino physics, experimental work in condensed-matter physics, and observational and theoretical work in physical limnology.
Prerequisites for Admission
The preferred undergraduate GPA for admittance to the program is 3.00.
For an online application or for more information about graduate education admissions, see the General Information section of this website.
Use of 4xxx courses toward program requirements is permitted under certain conditions with adviser approval.
Students completing a minor with a masters degree take a minimum of 6 credits. Students completing a minor with a PhD take a minimum of 12 credits.
No more than 1 credit can be from PHYS 5090.
Take 6 - 12 credit(s) from the following:
· PHYS 5xxx
· PHYS 8xxx