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Total: 179 Results

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  School name Department Acceptance rate Number applied Number admitted Number enrolled
1. University of Colorado, Boulder Physics 25.61% 742 190 53
2. University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Physics 23.86% 700 167 52
3. University of Wisconsin, Madison Physics 32.37% 451 146 41
4. University of California, Berkeley Physics 15.86% 826 131 42
5. University of Rochester The Institute of Optics 44.22% 294 130 53
6. University of California, Los Angeles Physics and Astronomy 18.95% 649 123 36
7. University of Arizona Optical Sciences 42.86% 280 120 87
8. Ohio State University Physics 29.04% 365 106 25
9. Purdue Universty Physics 31.04% 335 104 32
10. Cornell University Physics 19.22% 536 103 28
11. University of California, Santa Barbara Physics 13.16% 752 99 19
12. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Physics 10.65% 911 97 51
13. University of Pittsburgh Physics & Astronomy 35.16% 273 96 32
14. University of Chicago Physics 13.67% 695 95 25
15. University of Texas at Austin Physics 23.28% 408 95 29
16. Pennsylvania State University Physics 18.2% 500 91 21
17. University of California, San Diego Physics 15.65% 556 87 22
18. State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook Physics & Astronomy 14.29% 595 85 21
19. University of Washington Physics 13.83% 600 83 22
20. State University of New York (SUNY), Univ. at Buffalo Physics 64% 125 80 19
21. Stanford University Physics 10.85% 719 78 36
22. Rutgers University, New Brunswick Physics & Astronomy 22.75% 334 76 22
23. University of California, Davis Physics 17.52% 428 75 27
24. University of California, Irvine Physics 23.29% 322 75 30
25. University of Tennessee, Knoxville Physics & Astronomy 44.72% 161 72 25
26. Montana Tech Geosciences & Engineering 57.14% 126 72 65
27. University of California, Riverside Physics & Astronomy 22.83% 311 71 30
28. University of Arizona Physics 54.26% 129 70 22
29. Princeton University Physics 11.88% 581 69 28
30. North Carolina State University, Raleigh Physics 47.59% 145 69 20
31. University of Rochester Physics & Astronomy 22.3% 305 68 22
32. Georgia Institute of Technology Physics 34.17% 199 68 21
33. University of Virginia Physics 36.81% 182 67 22
34. Harvard University Physics 10.37% 627 65 35
35. Fudan University Physics 42.67% 150 64 64
36. University of California, Santa Cruz Physics 30.96% 197 61 19
37. University of Central Florida Physics 37.27% 161 60 30
38. Arizona State University Physics & Astronomy 45.74% 129 59 22
39. Florida State University Physics 24.57% 232 57 22
40. Boston University Physics 19.58% 286 56 11
41. Columbia University Physics 10.93% 503 55 15
42. Brown University Physics 17.24% 319 55 21
43. Indiana University, Bloomington Physics 46.61% 118 55 25
44. Carnegie Mellon University Physics 14.89% 356 53 12
45. University of Pennsylvania Physics 11.71% 444 52 19
46. University of Massachusetts, Amherst Physics 37.14% 140 52 15
47. Louisiana State University Physics & Astronomy 22.9% 214 49 25
48. Iowa State University Physics and Astronomy 36.03% 136 49 19
49. Stanford University Applied Physics 17.27% 278 48 28
50. California Institute of Technology Applied Physics 24.08% 191 46 18
51. University of Southern California Physics & Astronomy 27.38% 168 46 10
52. University of Nebraska, Lincoln Physics & Astronomy 38.98% 118 46 19
53. University of Utah Physics 33.09% 136 45 17
54. Northeastern University Physics 23.53% 187 44 19
55. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Physics & Astronomy 24.14% 174 42 14
56. Northwestern University Physics & Astronomy 14.49% 283 41 13
57. University of Notre Dame Physics 20% 205 41 11
58. Virginia Tech Physics 33.61% 122 41 10
59. Clemson University Physics & Astronomy 37.96% 108 41 14
60. Northern Illinois University Physics 66.13% 62 41 19
61. University of Dayton Electro-Optics Program 91.11% 45 41 20
62. Bowling Green State University Physics & Astronomy 54.79% 73 40 7
63. Kansas State University Physics 29.55% 132 39 14
64. Emory University Physics 31.2% 125 39 14
65. University of Delaware Physics & Astronomy 38.38% 99 38 15
66. University of Illinois, Chicago Physics 19.07% 194 37 13
67. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Physics, Applied Physics, Astronomy 29.6% 125 37 10
68. Washington State University Physics 37.37% 99 37 12
69. University of Oregon Physics 21.18% 170 36 9
70. San Diego State University Physics 60% 60 36 14
71. University of Florida Physics 13.36% 262 35 35
72. Harvard University Engineering & Applied Sciences 14.4% 243 35 15
73. Vanderbilt University Physics & Astronomy 17.77% 197 35 12
74. Georgia State University Physics & Astronomy 43.75% 80 35 18
75. University of Kentucky Physics & Astronomy 27.64% 123 34 23
76. University of Wisconsin Medical Physics Program 33.01% 103 34 17
77. Arizona State University School of Earth and Space Exploration 16.67% 198 33 17
78. Oregon State University Physics 24.44% 135 33 8
79. Colorado State University Physics 29.63% 108 32 11
80. University of New Hampshire Physics 39.02% 82 32 10
81. West Virginia University Physics 36.05% 86 31 14
82. University of Texas, Dallas Physics Program 50% 60 30 13
83. San Francisco State University Physics & Astronomy 75% 40 30 13
84. University of Connecticut Physics 37.18% 78 29 10
85. University of Cincinnati Physics 18.92% 148 28 11
86. Brandeis University Physics 22.05% 127 28 13
87. University of Massachusetts, Lowell Physics & Applied Physics 43.08% 65 28  
88. Appalachian State University Physics and Astronomy 93.33% 30 28 25
89. East Carolina University Physics 60% 45 27 8
90. Western Michigan University Physics 61.36% 44 27 6
91. Michigan Technological University Physics 20.49% 122 25 9
92. Kent State University Department of Physics 34.72% 72 25 13
93. Stevens Institute of Technology Physics And Engineering Physics 78.13% 32 25 14
94. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Earth, Atmospheric & Planetary Sciences 13.11% 183 24 14
95. University of Oklahoma Physics & Astronomy 12.11% 190 23 23
96. College of William and Mary Physics 21.78% 101 22 6
97. University of Alabama at Birmingham Physics 43.14% 51 22 5
98. University of Chicago Astronomy & Astrophysics 11.29% 186 21 7
99. University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa Physics & Astronomy 17.5% 120 21 10
100. Tufts University Physics & Astronomy 16.67% 120 20 9
101. Lehigh University Physics 21.05% 95 20 8
102. University of Georgia Physics & Astronomy 23.53% 85 20 10
103. George Washington University Physics 28.57% 70 20 5
104. Miami University Physics 30.65% 62 19 12
105. University of Kansas Physics & Astronomy 20% 90 18 9
106. University of Maryland, College Park Astronomy 11.18% 152 17 6
107. University of South Florida Physics 18.48% 92 17 10
108. Tulane University Physics 18.89% 90 17 9
109. University of Maryland, Baltimore County Physics Graduate Program 25% 68 17 7
110. University of Texas, San Antonio Phys. & Astron. 48.57% 35 17 13
111. Creighton University Physics 68% 25 17 7
112. University of Washington Astronomy 7.11% 225 16 5
113. University of Iowa Physics & Astronomy 14.55% 110 16 10
114. Florida International University Physics 17.02% 94 16 9
115. University of Texas, Arlington Physics 17.78% 90 16 16
116. Drexel University Physics 11.63% 129 15 7
117. University of Wyoming Physics & Astronomy 17.65% 85 15 8
118. University of Alaska Fairbanks Physics 30.61% 49 15 7
119. Texas State University, San Marcos Physics 75% 20 15 8
120. Wayne State University Physics and Astronomy 11.67% 120 14 11
121. Colorado School of Mines Physics 17.72% 79 14 10
122. University of Missouri, Columbia Physics & Astronomy 18.18% 77 14 8
123. Auburn University Physics 21.21% 66 14 12
124. Central Michigan University Physics 31.11% 45 14 13
125. George Mason University Physical Sciences 41.18% 34 14 9
126. University of Nevada, Reno Physics 63.64% 22 14 8
127. Ball State University Physics & Astronomy 70% 20 14 10
128. Oklahoma State University Physics 11.61% 112 13 8
129. University of Mississippi Physics & Astronomy 11.61% 112 13 11
130. New Mexico State University Astronomy 18.31% 71 13 5
131. Northern Arizona University Physics 20.97% 62 13 9
132. Montana State University, Bozeman Physics 27.08% 48 13 13
133. Georgetown University Physics 33.33% 39 13 4
134. State University of New York (SUNY), Binghamton Physics, Applied Physics & Astronomy 52% 25 13 7
135. Pittsburg State University Physics 81.25% 16 13 11
136. Mississippi State University Physics & Astronomy 20% 60 12 6
137. Texas Tech University Physics 24% 50 12 11
138. New Mexico State University Physics 31.58% 38 12 5
139. City University of New York (CUNY), Queens College Physics 80% 15 12 12
140. University of South Carolina Physics & Astronomy 12.36% 89 11 4
141. Case Western Reserve University Physics 8.33% 120 10 3
142. Baylor University Physics 12.35% 81 10 10
143. Portland State University Physics 15.38% 65 10 5
144. Wake Forest University Physics 17.86% 56 10 5
145. Utah State University Physics 25% 40 10 5
146. Indiana University, Bloomington Astronomy 26.32% 38 10 4
147. University of Nevada, Las Vegas Physics 31.25% 32 10 10
148. University of Minnesota, Duluth Physics 33.33% 30 10 8
149. New Jersey Institute of Technology Physics 40% 25 10 10
150. University of South Dakota Physics 50% 20 10 7
151. Virginia Commonwealth University Physics 66.67% 15 10 6
152. University of Wisconsin, Madison Astronomy 9.09% 99 9 4
153. State University of New York (SUNY), Albany Physics 12.5% 72 9 9
154. Worcester Polytechnic Institute Physics 23.68% 38 9 8
155. University of Vermont Physics 33.33% 27 9 6
156. Montana Tech of the University of Montana Materials Science PhD Program 47.37% 19 9 9
157. Eastern Michigan University Physics and Astronomy 75% 12 9 4
158. University of North Texas Physics 18.6% 43 8 11
159. Clarkson University Physics 21.62% 37 8 3
160. Florida Atlantic University Physics 12.96% 54 7  
161. Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis Physics 14.29% 49 7 7
162. University of Maine Physics and Astronomy 25% 28 7 7
163. Texas Christian University Physics and Astronomy 35% 20 7 5
164. University of Maryland, Baltimore County Atmospheric Physics Graduate Program 63.64% 11 7 4
165. Ohio University Physics and Astronomy 6.67% 90 6 6
166. University of Denver Physics 8.7% 69 6 5
167. DePaul University Physics 18.75% 32 6 6
168. University of Tulsa Phys. & Eng. Phys. 28.57% 21 6 4
169. Boston College Physics 8.06% 62 5 2
170. North Dakota State University Physics 20% 25 5 4
171. Clark University Physics 23.81% 21 5 2
172. Alabama A&M University Physics 62.5% 8 5 4
173. Minnesota State University, Mankato Physics and Astronomy 62.5% 8 5 2
174. Oakland University Physics 13.33% 30 4  
175. University of Missouri, St. Louis Physics & Astronomy 26.67% 15 4 4
176. Southern Connecticut State University Physics 66.67% 6 4 4
177. Missouri University of Science & Technology Physics 14.29% 21 3 3
178. Florida State University Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute 50% 4 2 1
179. Bryn Mawr College Physics 20% 5 1