48 months
19606 USD/year
19606 USD/year
8552 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Physics at the Marshall University offers coursework leading toward the B.S. degree in Physics or the B.S. degree in Physics with an Area of Emphasis (AoE) in: Applied Physics, Bio Physics, Medical Physics or Medical Imaging.


Key facts

The Bachelor of Science in Physics offered by the Marshall University is a program designed to provide undergraduate students with a high quality Physics education, in order to prepare them for future careers like:

  • Graduate school in Physics or Engineering
  • Medical School, Law School, or any other professional programs
  • Direct employment in government or industrial laboratories
  • Private Sector; and/or
  • Other technical fields

The Department of Physics also offers coursework leading toward the B.S. degree in Physics with an Areas of Emphasis (AoE) in:

  • Applied Physics
  • Bio Physics
  • Medical Physics
  • Medical Imaging

These Areas of Emphasis have a comprehensive curriculum combined with a strong physics program and a background from other scientific disciplines. Students who follow these flexible tracks will have a sound physics background, as well as broad knowledge in other sciences .

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Calculus with Analytic Geometry 
  • Electricity & Magnetism
  • Biological Physics 
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Algebra

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students: applications must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start of a term.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for admission.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $40.
  • An official, final transcript, including graduation date, sent directly from the student’s high school to the Marshall University Admissions Office.
  • Official college transcript
  • American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) scores
  • A valid immunization record

International Students:

  • Equivalent of U.S. high school diploma
  • International GPA requirements are equivalent to domestic GPA requirements and vary by program
  • ACT/SAT required for some programs and merit-based scholarships
  • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9803 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19606 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9803 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4276 USD per semester during 48 months.

Metro Residents - $7,318

Living costs for Huntington

621 - 1035 USD /month
Living costs

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


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