Graduate Programs

The Department of Physics & Astronomy currently offers graduate programs through the Applied Science Program .  Students can take a Master of Science in Applied Science or a PhD in Applied Physics:

Master of Science in Applied Science

The Master of Science in Applied Science has two possible options:

  • a thesis option,
  • a non-thesis coursework option.

PhD in Applied Physics

The Applied Science PhD program is an applied, interdisciplinary research program that involves a core of faculty appointed in the Department of Physics & Astronomy and faculty drawn from departments in the STEM College.  Faculty in the Department of Physics participate in the Applied Physics emphasis area.  Research options open to students in this emphasis area include Astrophysics and Materials Science.    Learn more…

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. John Nichols (jxnichols@ualr.edu).