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Physics Universities in United States of America by US News Ranking

Check best universities & colleges for Physics, degree in United States of America ranked by US News

Different agencies use different metrics to evaluate universities around the world, however the most common factors are : a) Academic achievements b) Employability c) Educational process d) Research facilities e) International outlook as to number of international students and faculty f) Citation by each faculty g) Student Faculty ratio etc.

Subject ranking is updated every year for top universities in United States of America by US News. Many ranking indicators such as Global Research Reputation, Regional Research Reputation, Subject Publications, Subject Books, International Collaboration & Total Citations Data is used to compute subject ranking.

Physics

Physics is one of the major sciences that deals with mathematical analysis of quantitative physical laws that govern the exerted and resultant forces by the fundamental constituents of the universe. Graduates in physics can take their career in the direction they desire by specializing in astrophysics, medical physics, theoretical physics or nuclear physics. A typical physics professional would be found curing cancer with the help of radiation therapy, managing nuclear power plant, or gazing at the stars. However, many of them will be researchers across multiple industries including automotive industry, aerospace technology, education, public and healthcare sectors, and information technology.

Various Major under Physics

Never ending content and scope in science has led to many budding branches in physics. The major branches are however considered to be classical physics, modern physics, nuclear physics, atomic physics, geophysics, biophysics, mechanics – classical and quantum, acoustics, optics, thermodynamics, and astrophysics while popular majors related to physics include general physical sciences, material sciences, atmospheric sciences and meteorology, and geological and earth sciences.

Career opportunities for Physics

Many streams including science, technology, engineering, education, research and development, business and many more offer promising career if you are a physics graduate. Some of the profiles include 1) Geophysicist 2) Nuclear Engineer 3) Data Analyst 4) Technical author 5) Research scientist 6) Patent attorney 7) Medical Physicist 8) Environmental Scientist 9) Ergonomist 10) Nano Scientist 11) Materials Specialist 12) Chartered Physicist 13) Meteorologist 14) Radiation Protection Practitioner 15) Acoustic Consultant

Below is a list of top universities in United States of America for studying Physics sorted by US News

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Shanghai
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Fairfield University

Fairfield University

United States of America

457
US News
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301-400
Shanghai
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Guardian
Utah Valley University

Utah Valley University

United States of America

461
US News
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301-400
Shanghai
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Guardian
Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University

United States of America

462
US News
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401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
Washington State University Pullman

Washington State University Pullman

United States of America

463
US News
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301-400
Shanghai
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Guardian
Kent State University

Kent State University

United States of America

472
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
43
Guardian
Colorado State University

Colorado State University

United States of America

474
US News
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401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
University of Delaware

University of Delaware

United States of America

478
US News
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401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
Temple University

Temple University

United States of America

496
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
502
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
The City College of New York

The City College of New York

United States of America

509
US News
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401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

United States of America

525
US News
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QS
-
Shanghai
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Guardian
Georgia State University

Georgia State University

United States of America

546
US News
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QS
-
Shanghai
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Guardian
Drexel University

Drexel University

United States of America

554
US News
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401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky

United States of America

556
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
The Catholic University of America

The Catholic University of America

United States of America

568
US News
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QS
-
Shanghai
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Guardian
George Washington University

George Washington University

United States of America

574
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut

United States of America

585
US News
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QS
-
Shanghai
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Guardian
Ohio University

Ohio University

United States of America

621
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
University of Utah

University of Utah

United States of America

628
US News
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QS
401-500
Shanghai
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Guardian
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