Physics Schools in The South - 2022 Ranking

We list physics 328 schools offering majors in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. team ranks Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA), and The University of Texas (Austin, TX) the top three physics schools in the South.

See the Best 50 Physics schools in the South below or narrow your search by program, state, or city in the South.

Top 50 physics schools in the South:

Johns Hopkins University - Physics School Ranking
1. Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD, 13 physics programs

Georgia Institute of Technology - Physics School Ranking
2. Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA, 7 physics programs

The University of Texas at Austin - Physics School Ranking
3. The University of Texas

Austin, TX, 8 physics programs

University of Florida - Physics School Ranking
4. University of Florida

Gainesville, FL, 14 physics programs

University of Maryland College Park - Physics School Ranking
5. University of Maryland College Park

College Park, MD, 15 physics programs

North Carolina State University at Raleigh - Physics School Ranking
6. North Carolina State University

Raleigh, NC, 8 physics programs

University of Georgia - Physics School Ranking
7. University of Georgia

Athens, GA, 9 physics programs

Texas A & M University College Station - Physics School Ranking
8. Texas A & M University College Station

College Station, TX, 13 physics programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Physics School Ranking
The University of Tennessee Knoxville - Physics School Ranking
10. The University of Tennessee Knoxville

Knoxville, TN, 12 physics programs

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Physics School Ranking
Duke University - Physics School Ranking
12. Duke University

Durham, NC, 8 physics programs

Rice University - Physics School Ranking
13. Rice University

Houston, TX, 11 physics programs

Vanderbilt University - Physics School Ranking
14. Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN, 9 physics programs

Emory University - Physics School Ranking
15. Emory University

Atlanta, GA, 9 physics programs

Tulane University of Louisiana - Physics School Ranking
16. Tulane University of Louisiana

New Orleans, LA, 4 physics programs

Georgetown University - Physics School Ranking
17. Georgetown University

Washington, DC, 6 physics programs

University of Virginia - Physics School Ranking
18. University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA, 11 physics programs

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Physics School Ranking
19. University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC, 5 physics programs

William & Mary - Physics School Ranking
20. William & Mary

Williamsburg, VA, 3 physics programs

Wake Forest University - Physics School Ranking
21. Wake Forest University

Winston Salem, NC, 8 physics programs

University of Richmond - Physics School Ranking
22. University of Richmond

Richmond, VA, 1 physics program

Florida State University - Physics School Ranking
23. Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL, 8 physics programs

United States Naval Academy - Physics School Ranking
24. United States Naval Academy

Annapolis, MD, 4 physics programs

University of Miami - Physics School Ranking
25. University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL, 7 physics programs

George Washington University - Physics School Ranking
26. George Washington University

Washington, DC, 6 physics programs

University of South Florida - Physics School Ranking
27. University of South Florida

Tampa, FL, 3 physics programs

Clemson University - Physics School Ranking
28. Clemson University

Clemson, SC, 6 physics programs

University of Delaware - Physics School Ranking
29. University of Delaware

Newark, DE, 5 physics programs

Southern Methodist University - Physics School Ranking
30. Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX, 7 physics programs

University of Maryland Baltimore County - Physics School Ranking
31. University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD, 7 physics programs

University of Houston - Physics School Ranking
32. University of Houston

Houston, TX, 6 physics programs

University of South Carolina Columbia - Physics School Ranking
33. University of South Carolina Columbia

Columbia, SC, 9 physics programs

University of Central Florida - Physics School Ranking
34. University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL, 3 physics programs

University of Kentucky - Physics School Ranking
35. University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY, 8 physics programs

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College - Physics School Ranking
University of Oklahoma Norman - Physics School Ranking
37. University of Oklahoma Norman

Norman, OK, 15 physics programs

The University of Alabama - Physics School Ranking
38. The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL, 4 physics programs

Florida International University - Physics School Ranking
39. Florida International University

Miami, FL, 4 physics programs

George Mason University - Physics School Ranking
40. George Mason University

Fairfax, VA, 6 physics programs

Auburn University - Physics School Ranking
41. Auburn University

Auburn, AL, 4 physics programs

University of Alabama at Birmingham - Physics School Ranking
42. University of Alabama

Birmingham, AL, 5 physics programs

Oklahoma State University - Physics School Ranking
43. Oklahoma State University

Stillwater, OK, 4 physics programs

The University of Texas at Dallas - Physics School Ranking
44. The University of Texas

Richardson, TX, 3 physics programs

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach - Physics School Ranking
45. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL, 5 physics programs

University of Mississippi - Physics School Ranking
46. University of Mississippi

University, MS, 4 physics programs

Virginia Commonwealth University - Physics School Ranking
47. Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA, 6 physics programs

Texas Tech University - Physics School Ranking
48. Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX, 3 physics programs

University of North Carolina at Charlotte - Physics School Ranking
49. University of North Carolina

Charlotte, NC, 5 physics programs

West Virginia University - Physics School Ranking
50. West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV, 4 physics programs

Physics schools in the South by state:

Schools by State13 Physics Schools in Alabama11 Physics Schools in Arkansas4 Physics Schools in Delaware23 Physics Schools in Florida22 Physics Schools in Georgia15 Physics Schools in Kentucky11 Physics Schools in Louisiana26 Physics Schools in Maryland14 Physics Schools in Mississippi21 Physics Schools in North Carolina23 Physics Schools in Oklahoma14 Physics Schools in South Carolina20 Physics Schools in Tennessee66 Physics Schools in Texas28 Physics Schools in Virginia6 Physics Schools in District of Columbia5 Physics Schools in West Virginia

Physics programs in the South:

General Physics: 294 schools
Engineering Physics: 56 schools
Nuclear and Atomic Physics: 19 schools
Molecular and Biophysics: 51 schools
Chemical Physics: 40 schools
Atmospheric and Geophysics: 13 schools
Astrophysics and Astronomy: 26 schools
Optical Sciences: 6 schools
Medical Physics: 9 schools
Teacher Education: 24 schools

Physics schools in other regions:

Northeast: 241 schools
Midwest: 283 schools
West: 296 schools

Popular physics school cities in the South:

in Alabama:
Auburn: 1 school
Birmingham: 3 schools
Huntsville: 1 school
Tuscaloosa: 1 school
in Arkansas:
Conway: 2 schools
Fayetteville: 1 school
Magnolia: 1 school
Russellville: 1 school
in Delaware:
Dover: 3 schools
Newark: 1 school
in District of Columbia:
Washington: 6 schools
in Florida:
Coral Gables: 1 school
Daytona Beach: 2 schools
Gainesville: 1 school
Melbourne: 1 school
Miami: 2 schools
Orlando: 1 school
Tallahassee: 2 schools
Tampa: 2 schools
in Georgia:
Athens: 1 school
Atlanta: 7 schools
Augusta: 2 schools
Dahlonega: 1 school
Statesboro: 1 school
in Kentucky:
Danville: 1 school
Lexington: 2 schools
Louisville: 2 schools
Murray: 1 school
in Louisiana:
Baton Rouge: 1 school
New Orleans: 5 schools
in Maryland:
Annapolis: 1 school
Baltimore: 8 schools
College Park: 1 school
Towson: 1 school
in Mississippi:
University: 1 school
in North Carolina:
Boone: 1 school
Chapel Hill: 1 school
Charlotte: 2 schools
Durham: 2 schools
Greensboro: 3 schools
Raleigh: 1 school
Winston Salem: 1 school
in Oklahoma:
Norman: 1 school
Tonkawa: 1 school
Tulsa: 2 schools
in South Carolina:
Charleston: 2 schools
Clemson: 1 school
Columbia: 2 schools
in Tennessee:
Knoxville: 1 school
Nashville: 5 schools
in Texas:
Arlington: 1 school
Austin: 2 schools
College Station: 1 school
Commerce: 1 school
Dallas: 2 schools
Denton: 1 school
Edinburg: 1 school
El Paso: 2 schools
Houston: 9 schools
Lubbock: 1 school
Nacogdoches: 1 school
Pasadena: 1 school
Richardson: 1 school
San Antonio: 7 schools
San Marcos: 1 school
Waco: 2 schools
in Virginia:
Blacksburg: 1 school
Charlottesville: 1 school
Fairfax: 1 school
Fredericksburg: 1 school
Norfolk: 2 schools
Petersburg: 1 school
Richmond: 3 schools
Williamsburg: 1 school
in West Virginia:
Morgantown: 1 school © 2022 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology