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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 40 64 20
2. University of Arizona Optical Sciences 58 30 295 15 92 22
3. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Physics 66 66 279 59 52 11
4. University of California, Berkeley Physics 64 51 278 44 45 6
5. University of Colorado, Boulder Physics 69 53 257 48 47 11
6. University of Nebraska, Lincoln Nebraska Center for Materials & Nanoscience 99 7 244 62    
7. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Physics 78 78 241 97 46 10
8. Harvard University Physics 40 40 225 118 31 10
9. University of Texas at Austin Physics 48   208 41 37 5
10. Ohio State University Physics 60   203 48 35 6
11. Stanford University Physics 50 48 203 65 36 4
12. University of Minnesota Physics 60 60 194 36 35 4
13. University of Wisconsin, Madison Physics 44 45 188 80 27 3
14. Cornell University Physics 48 48 179   31 6
15. University of California, Los Angeles Physics and Astronomy 64 59 177 52 29 5
16. University of Chicago Physics 47 40 177 51 38 10
17. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences 39 39 166 64 26 14
18. University of California, Davis Physics 56 50 162 26 30 7
19. State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook Physics & Astronomy 68 69 161 54 33 5
20. Florida State University Physics 57 49 150 5 21 6
21. University of California, San Diego Physics 56 56 150 48 27 3
22. University of California, Irvine Physics 44   147 30 29 11
23. Georgia Institute of Technology Physics 43 43 146 23 29 3
24. Pennsylvania State University Physics 52 44 143 20 21 1
25. Stanford University Applied Physics 24 24 142 26 28 6
26. University of Rochester The Institute of Optics 22 22 140 9 47 14
27. University of Washington Physics 57 43 140 24 30 1
28. Purdue Universty Physics 58   138 25 31 4
29. Princeton University Physics 39   132 29 29 7
30. University of California, Santa Barbara Physics 49 45 132 25 22 5
31. The Chinese University of Hong Kong Department of Physics 30 30 126      
32. Brown University Physics 29 29 124 11 38 10
33. University of Florida Physics 44   123 30 16 2
34. North Carolina State University, Raleigh Physics 53 43 120 20 20 4
35. Rutgers University, New Brunswick Physics & Astronomy 60 60 117 50 24 6
36. University of California, Riverside Physics & Astronomy 39 39 114 21 27 4
37. University of Pittsburgh Physics & Astronomy 35 58 111 31 19 4
38. University of Notre Dame Physics 62 48 110 17 21 7
39. University of Rochester Physics & Astronomy 27   110 22 25 4
40. University of Tennessee, Knoxville Physics & Astronomy 32 27 110 27 25 2
41. Indiana University, Bloomington Physics 36 36 107 8 26 3
42. University of Utah Physics 38 38 107 18 17 3
43. The Graduate Center - The City University of New York Ph.D. Program in Physics 80 2 106 2 25 9
44. Rice University Physics & Astronomy 39 39 105 17 19 6
45. The Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies 47 49 104 38    
46. University of Pennsylvania Physics 39 39 103 53 13 3
47. Iowa State University Physics and Astronomy 38 57 99 24 18 1
48. Montana Tech Geosciences & Engineering 54 58 98 2 42 19
49. State University of New York (SUNY), Univ. at Buffalo Physics 28 28 98 7 15 4
50. University of Oregon Physics 36 36 98 12 25 6
51. University of Virginia Physics 37   98 12 20 6
52. Columbia University Physics 36   96 17 26 5
53. University of Arizona Physics 32   95 9 26 6
54. University of Nebraska, Lincoln Physics & Astronomy 27 27 93 19 15 1
55. Northwestern University Physics & Astronomy 30   90 30 16 5
56. University of Oklahoma Physics & Astronomy 30 30 90 9 17 4
57. University of Central Florida Physics 50 50 88 12 26 12
58. University of Kentucky Physics & Astronomy 29 29 87 11 22 6
59. University of Connecticut Physics 33 33 85 13 16 5
60. University of Wisconsin Medical Physics Program 28 28 85 3 15 6
61. University of Illinois, Chicago Physics 24   84 10 9 3
62. Boston University Physics 43 43 81 16 11  
63. Carnegie Mellon University Physics 33 37 81 18 14 4
64. Northeastern University Physics 36 53 81 28 17 5
65. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Physics & Astronomy 31 42 81 13 14 1
66. Virginia Tech Physics 34   80 17 12 2
67. Syracuse University Physics 29 27 78 19 18 3
68. University of Southern California Physics & Astronomy 40 30 77 6 11  
69. Georgia State University Physics & Astronomy 30 30 76 14 18 8
70. University of Massachusetts, Lowell Physics & Applied Physics 28 28 76 6 20 3
71. University of Iowa Physics & Astronomy     75 10 13 1
72. University of South Florida Physics 33   75 12 13 3
73. University of Delaware Physics & Astronomy 36 33 74 13 13 2
74. University of Massachusetts, Amherst Physics 28 28 73 13 16 4
75. University of California, Santa Cruz Physics 22 22 71 11 9  
76. University of Texas, San Antonio Phys. & Astron. 24 25 71 5 11 5
77. West Virginia University Physics 27 27 71 12 14 2
78. Ohio University Physics and Astronomy 26 26 70 3 15 2
79. Kent State University Department of Physics 22 22 69 4 12 4
80. College of William and Mary Physics 29 28 66 10 7 2
81. Montana State University, Bozeman Physics 19 47 66 5 18 5
82. University of Texas, Dallas Physics Program 26 26 65 12 14 1
83. Colorado School of Mines Physics 22 22 63 7 15 4
84. Colorado State University Physics 23 23 63 7 11 1
85. Texas Tech University Physics 19   63 10 10 3
86. University of New Hampshire Physics 34 19 62 8 11 1
87. Vanderbilt University Physics & Astronomy 28 28 62 23 15 4
88. Wayne State University Physics and Astronomy 29 29 62 9 12 2
89. Clemson University Physics & Astronomy 32 32 61 9 15 4
90. California State University, Long Beach Physics & Astronomy 12 24 60   20 3
91. Rice University Smalley-Curl Institute 112 112 60 4 11 4
92. University of Texas, Arlington Physics 24 24 60 17 14 5
93. Kansas State University Physics 30 30 58 22 12 6
94. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Physics, Applied Physics, Astronomy 18 18 58 7 19 1
95. Washington State University Physics 19 22 58 4 10 3
96. University of California Merced Physics 15 15 57 5 9 1
97. University of Dayton Electro-Optics Program 5 13 56 1 10 4
98. Northern Illinois University Physics 23 20 55 11 13 1
99. University of Missouri, Columbia Physics & Astronomy 30 26 55 12 10  
100. George Mason University Physical Sciences 35   54   8  
101. University of Kansas Physics & Astronomy 26 26 54 13 10 2
102. Case Western Reserve University Physics 26 23 52 14 4  
103. University of Cincinnati Physics 29 35 52 9 11 2
104. Auburn University Physics 22 24 49 1 12 2
105. University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa Physics & Astronomy 31 31 49 11 11 2
106. Old Dominion University Physics 22 22 48 5 8 4
107. George Washington University Physics 22 19 47 10 17 7
108. Mississippi State University Physics & Astronomy 20 20 47 2 4 3
109. Portland State University Physics 17 18 47 2 11 1
110. State University of New York (SUNY), Albany Physics 15 3 46   7 1
111. University of South Carolina Physics & Astronomy 26 25 46 4 7 1
112. Baylor University Physics 17 21 45 5 5  
113. Oregon State University Physics 17 17 45 1 9 3
114. Boston College Physics 17 24 44 3 5 1
115. Emory University Physics 16 16 44 10 14 1
116. University of Mississippi Physics & Astronomy 19 18 44 4 6 2
117. East Carolina University Physics 19 19 43 2 14 4
118. Lehigh University Physics 19 19 43 4 7 2
119. University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Physics 21 21 43 22 7 2
120. University of Maryland, Baltimore County Atmospheric Physics Graduate Program 23 23 41 5 12 1
121. Drexel University Physics 24 24 40 3 7 1
122. Michigan Technological University Physics 19 19 40 1 7 2
123. San Diego State University Physics 11 11 40 1 20 5
124. State University of New York (SUNY), Binghamton Physics, Applied Physics & Astronomy 15 15 40 3 11 2
125. Florida International University Physics 25 25 38 4 10 4
126. University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Physics 9   38   7  
127. University of Nevada, Reno Physics 24 17 38 4 9 3
128. Oklahoma State University Physics 22 22 37 3 7 2
129. Appalachian State University Physics and Astronomy 24 25 36   24 4
130. University of Maine Physics and Astronomy 13 11 36   6 2
131. City University of New York (CUNY), Queens College Physics 14 14 35 2 11 4
132. San Jose State University Physics 14 22 35   11 1
133. Tufts University Physics & Astronomy 18 18 35 8 5  
134. University of Maryland, College Park Astronomy 90 20 35 22 9 3
135. Missouri University of Science & Technology Physics 19 19 34 1 6 1
136. Florida Atlantic University Physics 15   33 1 2 4
137. University of Alabama at Birmingham Physics 15 15 33 4 4 1
138. University of Nevada, Las Vegas Physics 17 17 32 8 4 1
139. New Mexico State University Physics 13 13 31 1 7 1
140. Georgetown University Physics 15   30 19 10 4
141. University of Washington Astronomy 18 12 30 14 5 2
142. Wake Forest University Physics 17 20 30 6 6 2
143. University of Maryland, Baltimore County Physics Graduate Program 22 22 28 5 9 1
144. University of Chicago Astronomy & Astrophysics 28 22 27 7 4 2
145. University of Wisconsin, Madison Astronomy 11 11 27 5 3 1
146. Montana Tech of the University of Montana Materials Science PhD Program 47 15 26   10 2
147. University of Wyoming Physics & Astronomy 14 15 26 3 8 2
148. Utah State University Physics 18 16 26 4 5 2
149. Bowling Green State University Physics & Astronomy 14 14 25 2 9 1
150. Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis Physics 15 20 25   4  
151. New Jersey Institute of Technology Physics 20 20 25 4 3  
152. Stevens Institute of Technology Physics And Engineering Physics 9 9 25 3 1  
153. University of Alaska Fairbanks Physics 11 7 25 2 7 2
154. New Mexico State University Astronomy 10 10 24 1 5 2
155. Texas State University, San Marcos Physics 21 21 23 5 8  
156. Miami University Physics 14 14 22   11 1
157. Western Michigan University Physics 14 14 22 2 2 1
158. Alabama A&M University Physics 12 10 21 2 8 3
159. University of Denver Physics 12 12 21 1 2 1
160. Northern Arizona University Physics 23 23 19 6 10 7
161. Oakland University Physics 15 15 19 1 5 2
162. Clarkson University Physics 15 10 18 1 6  
163. North Dakota State University Physics 11 11 18 2 3 2
164. University of South Dakota Physics 12 8 18 3 6 1
165. Worcester Polytechnic Institute Physics 20 20 17   7 4
166. Indiana University, Bloomington Astronomy 10 12 16 2 4 1
167. University of Minnesota, Duluth Physics 9 9 16   8 2
168. Ball State University Physics & Astronomy 13 13 15   5 2
169. Central Michigan University Physics 14 17 15 3 6 2
170. Southern Methodist University Physics 17 17 15 10 3  
171. Texas Christian University Physics and Astronomy 9 9 15 2 5 3
172. University of Vermont Physics 13 14 15 2 3  
173. Wesleyan University Physics 11 11 15 5 2  
174. University of Tulsa Phys. & Eng. Phys. 10 10 14 1 4 2
175. Virginia Commonwealth University Physics 19 19 14 10 10  
176. Clark University Physics 6 6 10 2 2  
177. Creighton University Physics 12 12 10 2 7  
178. Eastern Michigan University Physics and Astronomy 12 14 10   5 1
179. Florida State University Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute 23   10 3    
180. DePaul University Physics 8   8   5 3
181. Southern Connecticut State University Physics 9 9 6 1 4 1
182. Bryn Mawr College Physics 6 6 5      
183. Case Western Reserve University Astronomy 5   3   1  
184. National University of Ireland Galway School of Physics            
185. Thomas Jefferson University Radiologic Sciences