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
$49,138 7,814 14 Certificate (5), Bachelor's (1),
Master's (5), Doctoral (3)
Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, NY
$47,890 2,406 2 Bachelor's (2)
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
$47,514 5,618 8 Master's (4), Doctoral (4)
Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT
$47,244 2,940 9 Bachelor's (5), Master's (4)
Union College - New York
Schenectady, NY
$46,785 2,241 0 Bachelor's (0)
Hampshire College
Amherst, MA
$46,625 1,461 0 Bachelor's (0)
Williams College
Williamstown, MA
$46,600 2,070 1 Bachelor's (1)
Amherst College
Amherst, MA
$46,574 1,817 1 Bachelor's (1)
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
$46,363 18,316 0 Bachelor's (0)
Franklin & Marshall College
Lancaster, PA
$46,285 2,365 0 Bachelor's (0)
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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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