BSc in Applied Physics at University of Arizona

Bachelor of Science - Applied Physics

Program Description

Take an interdisciplinary, application-based approach to physics to be equipped for a career solving real-world problems. The Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics is an interdisciplinary program that combines a broad interest in physics with practical career skills, networking opportunities, and experience that equips students for real-world problem-solving. In addition to the broad study of physics, students take technical elective courses in the areas of science, engineering, math, or programming, along with courses in data, statistics or monitoring, and communications. Students are required to complete an Engineering Senior Design Project. Alternatively, interdisciplinary design or internship experience can be considered on a case-by-case basis. The B.S. in Applied Physics serves as a launchpad for careers in the private sector or for advanced study in applications such as engineering and medicine.

Program Highlights

Program level:4-Year Bachelor's Degree

Length: 4 year bachelor's degree including an optional internship

Application fee: $80.00 USD

Tuition: $37,122.00 USD/year

Cost of Living: $15,000.00 USD/year

Course Start Date: January 2022 / May 2022 / August 2022 / January 2023 / May 2023

Application Deadline: 2021-11-02 / 2022-03-15 / 2022-05-17 / 2022-11-02 / 2023-03-15

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum Level of Education Required: Grade 12 / High School
  • Min GPA: 77.0% 
  • English Proficiency Requirements:For direct admission, applicant must be from an English speaking country or meet either of the following English test scores:
    • Min TOEFL iBT: 70
    • Min IELTS overall: 6
    • Min Duolingo English Test Score: 100
    • Min PTE overall: 53
    For conditional admission, you are required to provide English proficiency scores:
    • Min TOEFL iBT: 1
    • Min IELTS overall: 1

Other fees:

  • Health Insurance Fee: $2,725 per year
  • Books Fee: $800 per year
  • Enrollment Fee: $425 (one time)

* Note: Additional fees may apply
** All fees are subject to change without notice