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The University of Alabama

Tri-Campus Materials Science PhD Program

Tuscaloosa, AL

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Overview

The University of Alabama / Tri-Campus Materials Science PhD Program is located in Tuscaloosa, AL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 3

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
10
Accepted
7
Enrolled
42%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
60
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 28th February 28th Yes
Spring deadline October 30th September 30th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 28
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

30
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.33%
Black or African American 10%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.33%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (76%)
Female (23%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Magnetic multilayers, metals casting, molecular electronics, conducting polymers, metals physics, electrodeposition
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Tuscaloosa, AL  35487
United States
Contact Dr. Greg Thompson
Campus Coordinator
Email: gthompson@eng.ua.edu
Phone: 205-348-1589