Welcome to the Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Oklahoma.

Since 1909 the Department has had a tradition of educating scientists, engineers, and teachers who have distinguished themselves as leaders in industry and academia. With its three degree programs (Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Physics) our department is home to graduate students, undergraduate students, faculty members, research scientists, and staff with a wide range of interests.

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Program Requirements

Bachelor's degree requirements:
Bachelor's degree in physics or astronomy is strongly suggested.

Minimum undergraduate GPA: 3.0
GRE Requirements: Not Required
Physics GRE Requirements: Not Required
TOEFL Requirements: Required

Description of your department culture

Every Thursday afternoon, we hold a departmental colloquium. Each group also has a weekly seminar. The Department also holds an informal reception each afternoon with coffee, tea, and cookies at which faculty and students talk.