Program Contact

Office of Student Services
School of Mechanical Engineering, MRDC 3112
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0405


Application Deadlines


  • Fall: May 1

M.S. (Distance Learning)

  • Fall: May 1

Admittance Terms




  • Medical Physics
  • Medical Physics (Distance Learning)

Areas of Research

  • Radiation Imaging
  • Radiation Therapy

Standardized Tests

IELTS Academic Requirements

  • Have scores sent to Georgia Institute of Technology, "Graduate"
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • ≥7.0 Overall (6.5 Reading, Listening, and Speaking; Writing 5.5)

TOEFL Requirements

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: 88
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Internet-based: 94, with minimum section scores of 19

GRE Requirements

  • The requirement to take the GRE exam is temporarily waived for spring 2022 and fall 2022 applicants.
  • Institute Code: R5248
  • Department Code: 1502
  • General Test: Temporarily Waived
  • Minimum Score required: Temporarily Waived

Application Requirements

  • At least a 3.0 GPA

Special Instructions

Students entering a medical physics graduate educational program shall have a strong foundation in basic physics. This shall be demonstrated either by an undergraduate or graduate degree in physics, or by a degree in an engineering discipline or another of the physical sciences and with coursework that is the equivalent of a minor in physics. If students have not taken an Anatomy and Physiology course, they must take this course their first semester as a graduate Medical Physics student.


The Office of Graduate Education has prepared application instructions to help you navigate through the admissions process. View the instructions to begin your graduate education.