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  School name Department Total full-time faculty Total full-time equivalent positions Total full-time graduate students Total postdocs Total first-year graduate students Total first-year female graduate students
1. Fudan University Physics 84 118 389 30 64 20
2. University of Arizona Optical Sciences 58 30 348 15 56 7
3. University of California, Berkeley Physics 61 47 278 44 45 6
4. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Physics 76 76 262 94 51 11
5. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Physics 69 69 261 69 47 12
6. University of Nebraska, Lincoln Nebraska Center for Materials & Nanoscience 99 7 235 60    
7. University of Colorado, Boulder Physics 70 52 230 48 36 5
8. Harvard University Physics 40 40 225 118 35 10
9. University of Texas at Austin Physics 55   207 41 29 5
10. Ohio State University Physics 61   198 37 25 7
11. Stanford University Physics 48 48 179 67 31 5
12. University of California, Los Angeles Physics and Astronomy 64 59 177 52 29 5
13. University of Wisconsin, Madison Physics 44 45 177 80 37 5
14. Cornell University Physics 46 46 176 36 29 5
15. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences 39 39 166 64 26 14
16. University of California, Davis Physics 56 50 162 26 30 7
17. University of California, San Diego Physics 53 53 161 43 22 9
18. University of Chicago Physics 47 40 156 51 28 3
19. Purdue Universty Physics 59   152 25 32 5
20. Florida State University Physics 47 56 150 6 25 7
21. University of California, Irvine Physics 44   147 30 30 11
22. State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook Physics & Astronomy 63 66 144 56 23 1
23. Pennsylvania State University Physics 52 44 143 20 21 1
24. University of Washington Physics 57 43 140 17 22 5
25. Arizona State University School of Earth and Space Exploration 60 60 138 38 30 12
26. Stanford University Applied Physics 24 24 135 26 28 7
27. University of California, Santa Barbara Physics 51 45 132 25 22 5
28. University of Florida Physics     130 21 35 4
29. Harvard University Engineering & Applied Sciences 45 30 125 48 20 6
30. Brown University Physics 27 27 124 11 38 10
31. Georgia Institute of Technology Physics 38 38 124 23 36 11
32. The Chinese University of Hong Kong Department of Physics 27 27 121   51  
33. University of California, Riverside Physics & Astronomy 34 34 121 26 14 2
34. North Carolina State University, Raleigh Physics 53 43 120 17 20 4
35. University of Rochester The Institute of Optics 20 20 116 5 42 10
36. Princeton University Physics 39   115 18 21 5
37. Rutgers University, New Brunswick Physics & Astronomy 60 60 111 50 22 5
38. University of Notre Dame Physics 67 51 110 26 11 1
39. University of Tennessee, Knoxville Physics & Astronomy 32 27 110 27 25 2
40. University of Pennsylvania Physics 38 37 108 36 19 3
41. University of Rochester Physics & Astronomy 26   108 22 22 4
42. University of Central Florida Physics 42 42 106 11 30 12
43. Louisiana State University Physics & Astronomy 68   104 25 25 8
44. Arizona State University Physics & Astronomy 50 50 102 10 21 4
45. Indiana University, Bloomington Physics 36 36 99 15 18 4
46. Iowa State University Physics and Astronomy 38 57 99 24 18 1
47. University of Utah Physics 38 38 99 26 17 3
48. Columbia University Physics 35   97 24 17 1
49. University of Pittsburgh Physics & Astronomy 45 45 97 19 16 4
50. University of Virginia Physics 37   96 9 14 2
51. University of Oregon Physics 33 33 94 12 11 2
52. University of Nebraska, Lincoln Physics & Astronomy 27 27 93 19 19 1
53. Boston University Physics 44 44 91 16 15 1
54. University of Arizona Physics 32   91 7 22 3
55. Northwestern University Physics & Astronomy 30 28 90 30 17 2
56. State University of New York (SUNY), Univ. at Buffalo Physics 28 27 90 6 29 3
57. University of Oklahoma Physics & Astronomy 28 32 90 9 20 6
58. University of Illinois, Chicago Physics 24   85 13 13 4
59. University of Wisconsin Medical Physics Program 28 28 85 5 16 5
60. Virginia Tech Physics 33   84 19 11 2
61. University of Massachusetts, Lowell Physics & Applied Physics 25 25 83 6 12 3
62. College of William and Mary Physics 31 28 81 9 6 2
63. University of Iowa Physics & Astronomy 29   79 15 10 2
64. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Physics & Astronomy 32 42 79 13 14 1
65. Northeastern University Physics 29 30 77 28 19 3
66. University of Delaware Physics & Astronomy 35 33 77 12 15 3
67. University of Massachusetts, Amherst Physics 31 31 77 10 15 4
68. University of Southern California Physics & Astronomy 40 30 77 6 18 8
69. Georgia State University Physics & Astronomy 30 30 76 14 18 8
70. Montana Tech Geosciences & Engineering 54 58 76 2 36 15
71. University of Connecticut Physics 30 30 76 13 10 2
72. Ohio University Physics and Astronomy 25 25 75 3 7 2
73. Kent State University Department of Physics 22 22 73 11 13 5
74. The Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies 49 49 73 27    
75. University of Texas, San Antonio Phys. & Astron. 34 24 73 5 10 2
76. University of Kentucky Physics & Astronomy 28 28 72 9 23 6
77. University of South Florida Physics 33 33 72 8 12 2
78. Carnegie Mellon University Physics 35 39 71 13 12 3
79. West Virginia University Physics 23 23 71 12 14 2
80. Texas Tech University Physics 20   69 12 12 6
81. University of Dayton Electro-Optics Program 4 13 65 2 12 3
82. Clemson University Physics & Astronomy 32 34 63 4 11 4
83. Colorado School of Mines Physics 30 25 63 5 10  
84. University of California, Santa Cruz Physics 23 23 63 11 18 2
85. Colorado State University Physics 22 22 62 8 11 1
86. Vanderbilt University Physics & Astronomy 28 28 62 16 12 6
87. Washington State University Physics 19 21 62 3 12  
88. Wayne State University Physics and Astronomy 26 26 62 9 11 4
89. Case Western Reserve University Physics 25 20 61 15 17 2
90. Montana State University, Bozeman Physics 17 44 61 6 13 2
91. California State University, Long Beach Physics & Astronomy 11 24 60   20 2
92. Kansas State University Physics 30 30 60 34 12 3
93. Northern Illinois University Physics 23 20 60 11 16 4
94. University of Texas, Dallas Physics Program 26 26 60 12 14 1
95. University of New Hampshire Physics 34   59 13 11 2
96. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Physics, Applied Physics, Astronomy 23 23 58 13 19 1
97. California Institute of Technology Applied Physics 18   56 22 10 1
98. University of North Texas Physics 24 24 56 3 12 4
99. University of Texas, Arlington Physics 25 25 55 11 14 3
100. George Mason University Physical Sciences 35   54   8  
101. University of Kansas Physics & Astronomy 26 26 54 14 9 1
102. University of Missouri, Columbia Physics & Astronomy 30 25 54 12 11 3
103. University of Cincinnati Physics 30 30 52 9 11 2
104. Auburn University Physics 20 24 51 2 7 1
105. University of Georgia Physics & Astronomy 24   50 4 10 3
106. University of South Carolina Physics & Astronomy 26 25 50 3 6  
107. Emory University Physics 19 19 47 10 14 1
108. Portland State University Physics 17 18 47 2 11 1
109. Boston College Physics 17 24 45 4 2 2
110. Oregon State University Physics 17 17 45 2 8 1
111. San Francisco State University Physics & Astronomy 14 14 45 2 15 2
112. Mississippi State University Physics & Astronomy 20 20 44 2 6  
113. University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa Physics & Astronomy 29 31 44 11 10 2
114. Drexel University Physics 24 24 43 4 9 2
115. Lehigh University Physics 20 20 43 3 11 5
116. University of Mississippi Physics & Astronomy 18 7 43 8 11 2
117. Brandeis University Physics 16 16 42 20 7 4
118. State University of New York (SUNY), Albany Physics 18 16 42 3 5 1
119. University of Maryland, Baltimore County Atmospheric Physics Graduate Program 23 23 41 5 12 1
120. San Diego State University Physics 11 11 40 1 20 5
121. State University of New York (SUNY), Binghamton Physics, Applied Physics & Astronomy 15 15 40 3 11 2
122. Baylor University Physics 17 21 38 5 9 3
123. East Carolina University Physics 17 17 38 2 10 4
124. Florida International University Physics 27 27 38 3 9 2
125. Michigan Technological University Physics 20 20 38 5 9 2
126. Missouri University of Science & Technology Physics 19 19 38 3 4  
127. University of Nevada, Reno Physics 23 16 38 3 8 2
128. Appalachian State University Physics and Astronomy 15 25 37   24 4
129. Oklahoma State University Physics 22 22 37 3 7 2
130. Tulane University Physics 20 16 36 6 9 1
131. University of Maryland, College Park Astronomy 75 22 36 22 6 4
132. City University of New York (CUNY), Queens College Physics 13 13 35 1 11 4
133. San Jose State University Physics 16 22 35   13 1
134. University of Maine Physics and Astronomy 13 11 35   7 1
135. George Washington University Physics 22 19 34 10 6 1
136. New Mexico State University Physics 13 13 34 3 7 2
137. Florida Atlantic University Physics 15   33 2 2 1
138. Tufts University Physics & Astronomy 17 17 33 9 9 2
139. University of Wyoming Physics & Astronomy 15 15 33 3 7 2
140. Wake Forest University Physics 15 20 33 4 5 1
141. University of Alabama at Birmingham Physics 16 16 32 2 8 2
142. University of Nevada, Las Vegas Physics 19 19 31 4 10 3
143. University of Washington Astronomy 18 12 30 14 5 2
144. New Mexico State University Astronomy 10 10 27 1 5 2
145. University of Alaska Fairbanks Physics 12 7 27 3 9  
146. University of Chicago Astronomy & Astrophysics 24 24 27 7 7 3
147. University of Maryland, Baltimore County Physics Graduate Program 21 21 27 5 7  
148. Central Michigan University Physics 14 18 26 3 12 4
149. University of Wisconsin, Madison Astronomy 12 12 26 2 4 1
150. Georgetown University Physics 17   25 15 4  
151. Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis Physics 17 20 25 3 7 1
152. New Jersey Institute of Technology Physics 20 20 25 4 3  
153. Western Michigan University Physics 17 17 25 3 6 1
154. Worcester Polytechnic Institute Physics 19 19 25 1 5 2
155. Bowling Green State University Physics & Astronomy 14 14 24 1 10 2
156. Miami University Physics 15 15 24   10  
157. Utah State University Physics 15 15 24 2 5 2
158. Texas State University, San Marcos Physics 21 21 23 5 8  
159. Alabama A&M University Physics 12 10 21 2 8 3
160. Stevens Institute of Technology Physics And Engineering Physics 9 9 20 1    
161. University of Denver Physics 12 12 20 1 5 2
162. Northern Arizona University Physics 18 18 19 3 9 5
163. University of Missouri, St. Louis Physics & Astronomy 10 8 18   3 1
164. University of South Dakota Physics 12 8 18 2 8 3
165. North Dakota State University Physics 12 12 17 3 4 2
166. Virginia Commonwealth University Physics 19 19 17 6 5 1
167. Indiana University, Bloomington Astronomy 10 12 16 2 4 2
168. University of Minnesota, Duluth Physics 9 9 16 1 8 2
169. Ball State University Physics & Astronomy 13 13 15   5  
170. Clarkson University Physics 14 9 15 1 2  
171. Montana Tech of the University of Montana Materials Science PhD Program 48 15 15   6 1
172. Oakland University Physics 14 14 15 5 1 1
173. Texas Christian University Physics and Astronomy 9 9 15 2 5 3
174. University of Vermont Physics 15 15 15 2 3  
175. University of Tulsa Phys. & Eng. Phys. 10 10 14 1 4 2
176. DePaul University Physics 7   12   6 2
177. Pittsburg State University Physics 6 6 11   6  
178. University of North Dakota Physics 9 12 11   2  
179. Clark University Physics 6 6 10 1 2  
180. Creighton University Physics 12 12 10 2 7 1
181. Eastern Michigan University Physics and Astronomy 12 14 10   5 1
182. Florida State University Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute 23   10 3    
183. Minnesota State University, Mankato Physics and Astronomy 10 10 6   6 3
184. Southern Connecticut State University Physics 9 9 6   3 1
185. Bryn Mawr College Physics 8 8 5   2