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Physics, Electrical Engineering 3 plus 2 Option, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
University rank #1001 (WUR) Wilmington, NC, United States
A Physics, Electrical Engineering 3 plus 2 Option program combining physics at University of North Carolina Wilmington with electrical engineering at North Carolina State University gives students the option to earn a bachelor of science in physics from UNC Wilmington and a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from NCSU, all within five years. 
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Overview

Education

The Physics, Electrical Engineering 3 plus 2 Option program at University of North Carolina Wilmington phase of study can be completed in three years. Students meeting applicable transfer admission requirements are accepted to NCSU’s Electrical Engineering Program, which can be completed in two years. The student receives two degrees, one from UNC Wilmington and another from NC State.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry
  • Calculus with Analytic Geometry
  • Multivariate Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • General Physics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Classical Dynamics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Completed online application.
    • Non-refundable $80 application fee (check or money order in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank, payable to UNCW).
    • Essay & short answer
    • An official transcript, translated into English (translation must be certified), of grades from secondary school.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9254 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    18508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9254 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    4444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2222 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Wilmington

  • 900 - 1400 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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