The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers two advanced degrees:
- The Ph.D. Program includes a thorough academic training based on a core curriculum and a set of electives, followed by original research work.
- The Masters Program provides students with an extensive education in physics without requiring research.
Chair of Graduate Admissions
Professor Mayda Velasco
Phone number: 847-467-7099
Office: Technological Institute F119
Director of Graduate Studies (PhD program)
Professor Brian Odom
Phone number: 847-467-5452
Office: Technological Institute F411
Director of Master's Program
Professor Melville Ulmer
Phone number: 847-491-5633
Office: Dearborn 3B