Programs in Astronomy

Top Schools For Astronomy Programs

Are You Interested? School Name Tuition Size Degrees Granted Degrees Granted By Type
Amherst College
Amherst, MA
$46,574 1,817 1 Bachelor's (1)
Barnard College
New York, NY
$44,790 2,504 0 Bachelor's (0)
Baylor University
Waco, TX
$35,972 12,918 1 Bachelor's (1)
Benedictine College
Atchison, KS
$23,900 2,086 1 Bachelor's (1)
Boston University
Boston, MA
$44,880 18,052 19 Bachelor's (8), Master's (6),
Doctoral (5)
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT
$4,850 31,060 6 Bachelor's (5), Doctoral (1)
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr, PA
$43,900 1,313 0 Bachelor's (0)
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA
$41,538 997 5 Bachelor's (0), Master's (2),
Doctoral (3)
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH
$41,420 4,386 4 Bachelor's (4)
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI
$23,670 21,332 2 Bachelor's (2)
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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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