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Physics

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

48 months
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27500 USD/year
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About

The Physics program at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia is exceptional in offering one of the few undergraduate physics programs in the region with biophysics, medical physics, pre-med, astrophysics, and materials science tracks. 

Overview

We offer a bachelor degree in Physics with different tracks at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. These tracks provide focus to upper-level courses and offer an applied, interdisciplinary connection with current issues in industry, medicine and research.

The culmination of the physics program is a capstone senior-level research course sequence in which each student is matched with a physics faculty mentor to complete a project and develop and deliver a formal seminar presentation.

The biophysics track is perfect for students  interested in the physics of biological systems.  This track prepares students for graduate programs in biophysics, biomedical engineering, neural science as well as careers or professional degrees pertaining to the biophysics and bio-technology. This track is of the most interdisciplinary on campus. It provides a solid background in the three basic sciences, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. To know more about biophysics visit the Biophysics Society.

Research at USciences

  • The faculty and students of USciences engage in pioneering research spanning basic sciences such as biology, chemistry, nanotechnology, pharmaceutical sciences and physics to socio-behavioral, applied and clinical research. 
  • Our research efforts are an extension of the unique academic focus of USciences, to deliver life-saving insights into the causes and cures of chronic illnesses, and continuously improve our health care system.

Programme Structure

Tracks included: 

  • General Physics 
  • Astrophysics 
  • Biophysics 
  • Materials Science 
  • Medical Physics 
  • Pre-Med Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission 

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your official high school transcripts from all high schools you have attended. A list of senior year coursework must be present. Transcripts not written in English must be evaluated through the Education Credential Evaluators (ECE) or through the World Education Service (WES)
  • Send us your SAT or ACT scores. 
  • TOEFL scores are required.
  • Be sure to complete one of the Common Application essay prompts.
  • Submit a letter of recommendation. Up to two additional letters may be submitted. You can use our recommendation form.
  • Certification of Finances are required. Admitted International Students seeking an F-1 Visa must submit a Certification of Finances form to complete your application. Contact International Student and Scholar Services with any questions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27500 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    27500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27500 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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