Programs in Astronomy

Top Schools For Astronomy Programs

Are You Interested? School Name Tuition Size Degrees Granted Degrees Granted By Type
University of Texas - Austin
Austin, TX
$33,128 39,955 28 Bachelor's (17), Master's (5),
Doctoral (6)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
$29,938 29,475 27 Bachelor's (19), Master's (5),
Doctoral (3)
Maryland
College Park, MD
$27,287 26,538 27 Bachelor's (15), Master's (7),
Doctoral (5)
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
$38,228 15,822 24 Bachelor's (7), Master's (10),
Doctoral (7)
University of Colorado - Boulder
Boulder, CO
$31,378 25,941 24 Bachelor's (24)
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
$25,445 43,058 20 Bachelor's (8), Master's (6),
Doctoral (6)
Illinois
Champaign, IL
$28,664 32,281 20 Bachelor's (6), Master's (7),
Doctoral (7)
Boston University
Boston, MA
$42,994 18,140 18 Bachelor's (7), Master's (5),
Doctoral (6)
Indiana University - Bloomington
Bloomington, IN
$31,483 32,371 17 Bachelor's (9), Master's (4),
Doctoral (4)
Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL
$34,430 2,978 16 Bachelor's (13), Master's (3)
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Astronomy Statistics

Degree Type BreakdownNumber of Degrees
Granted Last Year
Percentage
of Total
Certificate 6 1%
Associate 2 0%
Bachelor's 228 50%
Master's 112 25%
Doctoral 109 24%
Gender BreakdownNumber of Degrees
Granted Last Year
Percentage
of Total
Male 297 65%
Female 160 35%
Racial BreakdownNumber of Degrees
Granted Last Year
Percentage
of Total
Asian or Pacific Islander 16 4%
Black or African American 4 1%
Hispanic or Latino 24 6%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1 0%
White (Non-Hispanic) 311 80%
Other/Unknown 32 8%
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