Graduates of the Master of Science in Medical Physics program will successfully complete all 30 credit hours of required program coursework, and will be well-prepared for applying to a CAMPEP-approved Residency Program, and/or a career in the field of Medical Physics.

For the fall 2021 semester, applications must be submitted no later than March 1st 2021. International applicants are encouraged to submit applications by December 31st to allow time for VISA processing. Applications submitted by February 1st will receive priority consideration.

Interested students may apply for the master’s program through the button below.

Applicants to the program must meet the following criteria:

  1. Have a Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Engineering, or a related field with at least 3 courses (9 credit hours) of advanced 300-400 level Physics courses or equivalent.
  2. Have a GPA of at least 3.0.
  3. Non-native English speakers must submit a TOEFL score of at least 90 or and IELTS rating of at least 6.5.
  4. Submit GRE scores. (Due to Covid related restrictions, the GRE test is optional for the 2021-2022 school year.
  5. Submit all transcripts from previous institutions.
  6. Submit at least 3 letters of recommendation.
  7. Submit a $75 non-refundable application fee.

The English proficiency testing requirement may be waived for applicants who meet any of the below criteria:

  • Is a citizen of Australia, Cameroon, Commonwealth Caribbean nations, Ghana, India, Ireland, Kenya, Liberia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Singapore, Uganda, the United Kingdom, and Zimbabwe.
  • Has completed a minimum of three years of documented study in a university-level academic program in the United States or one of the countries listed above.
  • Has completed a minimum of three years of documented study in an English-medium academic program in Canada, Hong Kong, or South Africa.

Students may email Dr. Michael Altman, at m.altman@wustl.edu, with additional questions.