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Program in Astronomy College of Letters and Science University of California, Los Angeles

  • Los Angeles, CA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 57%43%
    student ratio
  • 23
    total students
  • $0 | $15,102
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 15
    fall application deadline
  • 21%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Astronomy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and oral and written qualifying exams; 3 quarters of teaching experience
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 99
    • Accepted 21
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 5
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics), bachelor's degree; minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (or its equivalent if letter grade system not used)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics), bachelor's degree; minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (or its equivalent if letter grade system not used)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$0
    • Out-of-state tuition *$15,102
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$14,809.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 2
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students23
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students23
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian14%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty58
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Location & Contact

Program in Astronomy

College of Letters and Science
University of California, Los Angeles

1-707 B Physics and Astronomy Building Box 951547
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States

Dr. James Rosenzweig

Chair

Phone: 310-206-4541
Email: rosenzweig@physics.ucla.edu

Student Affairs Officer

Phone: 310-825-2307
Email: apply@physics.ucla.edu



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