M.S., Physics with Space Physics Concentration

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 30-33 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Master's Degree Requirements
Complete the master's degree requirements.
Program Requirements
Select four from the following:12
Fundamentals of Plasma Physics
Advanced Plasma Physics
Methods of Numerical Simulation in Fluids and Plasma
Magnetospheric Physics
Space Physics
Thesis or Non-Thesis Requirements
Select the thesis or non-thesis option18-24
Total Credits30-36

Thesis Option

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 30 credits

Thesis Requirements
PHYS F699Thesis6-12
Select 12 credits from the approved PHYS F600-level courses12
Total Credits18-24

Non-Thesis Option

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 33 credits1

Non-Thesis Requirements
PHYS F698Non-Thesis Research/Project3-6
Select 18 hours from approved PHYS F600-level courses18
Total Credits21-24

At least 30 credits must be regular course work.