• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) , OK,
The Department of Physics & Engineering Physics offers the traditional BS and BA undergraduate physics majors as well as a combined Bachelor/Master of Science in Physics.

About

These programs are structured such that students who complete the undergraduate program in physics will: 1) Be equipped to successfully enter and complete programs of graduate study in physics, 2) Function as productive, qualified scientific professionals, and 3) Demonstrate awareness of their responsibility to contribute to society as ethical, socially conscious practitioners of their profession.

Bachelor of Arts degree program prescribes a thorough introduction to the core fundamentals of physics while retaining the flexibility to engage in a broad offering of arts and sciences courses. This degree plan is especially suitable for students who plan to apply their physics knowledge and abilities towards careers in education or health care.

Bachelor of Science degree offers students a strong foundation in physics and mathematics in preparation for technical or scientific careers. More rigorous courses than the B.A. degree, the curriculum has been designed to allow students in their junior and senior years to focus on specific fields of physics. 

Participation in a minimum of two semesters of research, culminating in a senior thesis, is required. Additional research involvement is strongly encouraged (but not required). Graduates are qualified to work as physicists and may also pursue graduate degrees in physics or related science and engineering fields. Other options include professional degrees in medicine or engineering as well as technical careers in the science and engineering fields.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • The World of Physics
  • General Physics 
  • General Physics 
  • Methods of Mathematical Physics in Physical Sciences
  • Physics Instrumentation Laboratory
  • Classical Mechanics
  • Quantum Mechanics

                    English Language Requirements

                    You only need to take one of these language tests:

                    • Minimum required score:

                      79

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                    • Minimum required score:

                      550

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                      6.5

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                    Academic Requirements

                    General Requirements

                    • Application for admission
                    • Official high school transcript – If you have a GED, you must submit an official record of your scores (not the diploma) and a final high school transcript from the last date attended.
                    • SAT or ACT results (the writing component is not required); Superscore will be used for admission and scholarship decisions.
                    • Counselor Recommendation (on the Common App, please submit the school report AND a counselor recommendation)
                    • Non-refundable $50 application fee
                    • English proficiency tests

                    Tuition Fee

                    • International

                      43948 USD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 43948 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                    • National

                      43948 USD/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 43948 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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                    Living costs for Oklahoma City

                    • 911 - 1460 USD/month
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