Health Physics - Online and Distance Education

Health Physics


How to Apply

Students must complete the application for the certificate, and be accepted into the graduate school, through the standard application.  Please see the following website for more information: There are separate processes for persons not currently studying at NC State, and those currently pursuing other degrees at NC State.

Students are required to meet at least ONE of the following requirements for admission to the GCHP program:

  • Have an undergraduate STEM degree
  • Be a degree seeking student in good academic standing in any NC State graduate program in engineering

An application for acceptance into the GCHP will be required for all new students as follows; Application to the graduate school for admission into the GCHP.  Those applicants who are enrolled in an NCSU graduate degree program must submit the graduate student certificate plan data entry form to the faculty certificate coordinator for review and approval.

Registration procedures, registration dates and course availability for each semester can be found on the NCSU registration and records webpage at Additional questions regarding the GCHP can be directed to the GCHP coordinator Robert Hayes (, 919-515-2321).

Non-Degree Studies (NDS) Students

NDS students seeking spring enrollment in an Engineering online program and/or course, please submit your NDS application no later than Wednesday, January 4, 2023 to ensure your application materials are received on time.  Submitting your application after January 4, may result in not being admitted or enrolled in classes for the Spring 2023 semester.


Application Deadlines

Entry Semester Application Deadlines and Details
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