Program Features

Our nationally recognized graduate programs offer the preparation you need to succeed as a highly skilled industry professional, educator, or as a scholar in pursuit of advanced study.

Ranked among the nation’s top 22 physics departments with the strongest professional master’s degree programs by the American Institute of Physics, we provide you with powerful resources, specialized training, and personal attention.

In addition, you will not feel overwhelmed because with 10 to 15 people in class, you will be able to get that one-on-one time you need.

Our professors are involved in various research projects, ranging from astronomy to particle physics, and of course, you'll have your own research opportunities. Plus, you'll attend colloquia, where you'll hear from real-world speakers and improve your presentation skills.
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Ball State University
Cooper Physical Science Building, room 101
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (Summer Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Phone: 765-285-8860
Fax: 765-285-5674
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