Skip to Navigation
    Appalachian State University
   
 
  Dec 10, 2017
 
 
    
2016 - 2017 Graduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Engineering Physics - Systems and Laboratory Automation Concentration, MS


Return to Programs Offered Return to: Programs Offered

Program Code: MS_113B
CIP Code: 40.0801

Program of Study for the Master of Science in Engineering Physics


Admission Requirements: Baccalaureate degree in physics, astronomy or any science or related area such as mathematics, computer science or engineering from an accredited college or university; complete application to the Graduate School ; official general GRE exam scores.

To be considered for admission, applicants must meet the criteria for admission to the Graduate School . Meeting this condition does not guarantee admission.

Location: On Campus

Course Requirements for the Master of Science in Engineering Physics


Thesis Option


Choose One:

With Thesis (12 Hours)


  • PHY 5999 - Thesis (3-6)
  • 6 hours of graduate electives, including at least 3 hours of graduate PHY coursework chosen with approval of the program director

Without Thesis (15 Hours)


  • 15 hours of graduate electives with approval of graduate program director

Other Requirements for the MS in Engineering Physics


  • Thesis: Optional
  • Proficiency: Not required
  • Candidacy: Required for thesis option; admission to candidacy is awarded upon approval of thesis committee and prospectus
  • Comprehensive:
    • An oral defense of the thesis is required for the thesis option of Systems and Laboratory Automation.
    • For non-thesis option and other concentrations: A written and oral comprehensive examination is required.
  • Product of Learning: Not required

Return to Programs Offered Return to: Programs Offered