Programs in Astronomy

Top Schools For Astronomy Programs

Are You Interested? School Name Tuition Size Degrees Granted Degrees Granted By Type
Columbia University
New York, NY
$47,246 7,814 14 Certificate (5), Bachelor's (1),
Master's (5), Doctoral (3)
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
$46,363 18,316 1 Bachelor's (1)
Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, NY
$46,270 2,406 2 Bachelor's (2)
Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT
$45,928 2,940 8 Bachelor's (6), Master's (2)
Union College - New York
Schenectady, NY
$45,219 2,241 0 Bachelor's (0)
Williams College
Williamstown, MA
$44,920 2,070 0 Bachelor's (0)
Hampshire College
Amherst, MA
$44,700 1,461 1 Bachelor's (1)
Amherst College
Amherst, MA
$44,610 1,817 0 Bachelor's (0)
Franklin & Marshall College
Lancaster, PA
$44,360 2,365 0 Bachelor's (0)
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
$43,779 9,376 15 Master's (2), Doctoral (13)
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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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