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Unformatted text preview: COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS Graduate Student Handbook Fall 2006 1 Contents Graduate Programs in Physics Objectives ............................................................... 4 Graduate Program in Physics Leading to The Degree of Master of Arts Admission Requirements ................................................... 4 Requirements for the M.A. degree......................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Graduate Program in Physics Leading to The Degree of Doctor of Philosophy Admission Requirements ................................................... 5 Requirements for the Ph.D. degree ........................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 General Procedures and Examination Requirements................ . . . . . . . . 6 Faculty Adviser ............................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Time and Residency Requirements...................... . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Number of Required Credit Hours...................... . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Examination Requirements ......................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Ph.D. Qualifying Examination..................... . . . . . . . . . . . 6 M.A. Comprehensive Examination ................... . . . . . . . . . . 7 Admission to Candidacy........................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Dissertation................................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Final Examination.............................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Requirement waivers............................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Ph.D. Requirements Checklist .......................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Course Requirements............................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Teaching Practicum................................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Teacher Training Workshop............................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Graduate Courses in Physics .............................................. 13 Administration of the Graduate Program Graduate Program Committees ............................................. 14 Graduate Adviser................................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 M.A. and Ph.D. Examination Committee..................... . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Thesis Committee ................................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Final Examination Committee .......................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Financial Information Fellowships and Grants .................................................... 16 Future Faculty Fellowships ............................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Graduate Assistanships.............................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Health Insurance ................................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Program Resources Faculty .................................................................. 18 Facilities ..................................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 2 Current Research Activities............................Current Research Activities....
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This note was uploaded on 02/29/2012 for the course PHYS 227 taught by Professor Rabe during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.

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