Program Statistics

The following facts and figures encompass the Medical Physics program’s admission records, graduation data, board certification data, and initial placement data from the past six years.

Medical Physics Master's Degree 
ACADEMIC YEAR2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Number of applicants each year   21   31 21  14   10 11 4
Number of students offered admission each year 6   7   9 4  2 0 2
Number of new students matriculating each year   2   4   1 4   0 0 1
Total number of students matriculating each year   10   11   12 10 10 3 1
Number of students graduating each year 4 2 1  5   5 2 0
Medical Physics Ph.D. Degree
ACADEMIC YEAR2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016
Number of applicants each year   42   56 40  37   41 39 29
Number of students offered admission each year 4   10   6 7  9 8 8
Number of new students matriculating each year   4   8   1 5   6 6 4
Total number of students matriculating each year   37   28   21 16 18 20 16
Number of students graduating each year 6 7 9  7    1 4 7

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Initial Placement for Medical Physics Graduates 

GRADUATION YEAR2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Therapy Physics Residency   2   3 1  4   1 2 4
Imaging Physics Residency   0 0 0 2  0 0 0
Clinical Physicist Job   4   5   3 4   1 1 2
Academic Faculty   2   0   1 0 0 0 0
Postdoctoral Fellow   0 0   3 0 0 1 1
Entered Another Degree Program   0 0 0  1   4 2 0
Industrial/Military Position   0 0 1  1   0 0 0
Other/Unknown   2 1 1 0   0 0 0

MEDICAL PHYSICS BOARD CERTIFICATIONS*


GRADUATION YEAR2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Number of students graduating in calendar year   11   1 11  10   9 11 7
Number of alumni in class presently certified* 7   1   6 6 6 7 5

*Certified in any one or mulitiple sub-specialities in medical physics by ABR, ABMP, ABSNM or ABHP.