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University of Wisconsin-Madison

Medical Physics Graduate Program

Madison, WI

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Overview

University of Wisconsin–Madison / Medical Physics Graduate Program is located in Madison, WI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Medical physics
Master of Science (MS) Medical physics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

70
Applied
10
Accepted
10
Enrolled
14%

Applying

56
Application Fee - Domestic
64
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st November 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
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: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards November 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.76%
Black or African American 2.44%
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.22%
Asian 8.54%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.22%
Two or more races 3.66%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (70%)
Female (29%)

Faculty

46
Total faculty
Full-time - 46
Part-time - 0
Male (40)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biomagnetism, anatomic and functional imaging, medical image processing, radiation therapy physics, radiation metrology, molecular imaging, novel radionuclide production
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
4,520,044

Location & Contact

Address 1005 Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
1111 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI  53705-2275
United States
Contact Dr. Edward F. Jackson
Chair
Email: efjackson@wisc.edu
Phone: 608-262-2171
Fax: 608-262-2413