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About the Program
The Physics and Astronomy Department at Brigham Young University is part of BYU's graduate program.
There are many opportunities for research in Physics and Astronomy in six general areas of research.
Financial assistance is available to the qualifying graduate student.
How to apply
We encourage all who are seriously contemplating coming to BYU for graduate work to read the Guide for Applying to Graduate Study.
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Current Graduate Students
Take a look at the current students and learn about their research and interests.
Contact the departmental Graduate Committee that oversees the Physics and Astronomy graduate program.
Decided to come here?
The Department of Physics and Astronomy is committed to the success of all students admitted.
Specific requirements for each of the graduate degrees are described here.
How to Get Started
Congratulations! You've decided to come to BYU! What comes next?
To make progress on your graduate student track, there are a number of milestones you must cross along the way.
Evaluation and Progress
Students should not jeopardize their investment of time and resources by dragging out the time to graduate!
Masters to PhD Transition
If you are accepted into our MS program, it is possible to transition into the PhD program. Here are the steps you must take.