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Physics

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

48 months
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21779 USD/year
21779 USD/year
9528 USD/year
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About

The Department of Physics & Astronomy from University of Arkansas at Little Rock  currently offers two programs, a BS in Physics and a BA in Physics. We also offer a minor in Astronomy and a minor in Physics.

Overview

The Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock prepares students for admission to graduate work in Physics or astronomy. 

Students desiring a career in astronomy normally major in physics. The Bachelor of Science with a major in Physics requires 36 credit hours including at least 28 credit hours of upper-level physics courses.

Career Opportunities

  • If you choose to seek employment immediately after earning your baccalaureate degree in physics, the UALR program prepares you for a wide variety of positions. 
  • The diverse nature of our program makes our graduates highly sought after in modern industries. 
  • Other opportunities include research and design positions, quality control and product testing, mathematical and computer modeling, and sales of technical equipment.

Programme Structure

  • Physics is the study of the mechanical universe.  It is the basic science that underlies all the natural sciences.  It is a search for the basic rules of the behavior of matter and energy on every scale:  from the interaction of subatomic particles, to the motion of every day objects, to the evolution of galaxies.  
  • Physics consists of many sub-fields, including particle and nuclear physics, atomic and molecular spectroscopy, optics, solid state physics, biological and medical physics, computational physics, acoustics, astrophysics and cosmology.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission and pay the $40 application fee. There’s no application fee for military students – request your waiver here.
  • Immunization records or Titer Test showing Immunity (for students born after 1956) can be sent via mail, emailed to admissions@ualr.edu, or faxed to 501-569-8956.
  • Official high school transcript Ask your counselor to send a current high school transcript. After you graduate, we will need a final high school transcript with your graduation posted.
  • Official college entrance exam scores Ask your counselor to send your scores along with your current high school transcript or request your scores through the exam provider.
  • Official college transcripts (If you have taken college classes while in high school) from all post-secondary schools you’ve attended. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21779 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21779 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    21779 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21779 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9528 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Little Rock

875 - 1315 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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