Find out more about Michigan State University

Master of Science in Physics

Program Details

Michigan State University offers a Master of Science degree in Physics to students who wish to build on the knowledge previously learned in obtaining a bachelor’s degree. Students are encouraged to cross “traditional” boundaries to connect with students who may be in other areas such as physics and mathematics.


  • Completed physics and mathematics courses equivalent to those that are required for an undergraduate major in physics
  • A satisfactory grade point average, normally at least 3.00, in the courses referenced in the item above

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission


At present, MSU is not authorized to offer online programs/distance education to any residents of Arkansas or Maryland.