Advance your understanding of the most fundamental laws of nature, and build a rewarding career in physics, astrophysics and beyond.
Physics and astronomy play a central role in our understanding of the universe. A master’s degree in this exciting field opens the door to scientific discovery and any career you can imagine.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 2 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a master's in physics and astrophysics?
Astrophysics and Physics Master's Degree
Participate in regularly scheduled Colloquia on select topics in physics and astronomy.
Conduct in-depth research in areas such as dark energy, condensed matter theory and superconductivity.
Participate in the NASA Student Launch as a member of the UND Rocket Team.
Enjoy access to research equipment including a four-anvil pressure cell, electron and X-ray diffraction equipment, and an AUGER electron spectrometer.
Apply to any of the available physics scholarships.
Enhance your professional skills at 60+ free workshops offered through the UND School of Graduate Studies. Our goal is to provide you with the workforce skills and job search strategies to succeed.
What can I do with a master's in physics?
Astrophysics and Physics Master's Courses
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