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University of Florida

Nuclear Engineering Program

Gainesville, FL

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Overview

University of Florida / Nuclear Engineering Program is located in Gainesville, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Nuclear engineering sciences
Master of Engineering (ME) Nuclear engineering sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Imaging science and technology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nuclear engineering sciences

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

44
Applied
31
Accepted
14
Enrolled
70%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st May 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

51
Total Graduate Students
13%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.65%
Black or African American 1.96%
White or Caucasian 25%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 3.92%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.96%

Gender

Male (82%)
Female (17%)

Faculty

43
Total faculty
Male (34)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Nuclear materials, radiation detection, thermal hydraulics, reactor physics and transport, generation 4 reactor technology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 116400
Gainesville, FL  32611
United States
Contact Simon R. Phillpot PhD
Director of Nuclear Engineering Program
Email: sphil@mse.ufl.edu
Phone: 352-392-8112
Fax: 352-392-3380

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