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The University of Texas at Austin

Department of Astronomy

Austin, TX

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The University of Texas at Austin

Overview

The University of Texas at Austin / Department of Astronomy is located in Austin, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (physics)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15

Research

Focus of faculty research: Stars, interstellar medium, galaxies, planetary astronomy, cosmology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Austin, TX  78712-1111
United States
Contact Daniel Jaffe
Chair
Email: chair@astro.as.utexas.edu
Phone: 512-471-3302