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2024 Best Theoretical & Mathematical Physics Schools

1 College in the United States
33 Theoretical and Mathematical Physics Degrees Awarded
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a degree in theoretical & mathematical physics. It is ranked #1257 out of 1506 major degree programs in terms of popularity. As such, your educational options may be more limited than if you were in a more popular field.

There was only one school in the United States to review for the 2024 Best Theoretical & Mathematical Physics Schools ranking.

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Theoretical & Mathematical Physics Rankings by Degree Level

Bachelor's Degrees in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics

The theoretical and mathematical physics school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Theoretical & Mathematical Physics Schools. You can also filter this list by location to find schools closer to you.

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Best Schools for Theoretical & Mathematical Physics in the United States

The schools below may not offer all types of theoretical and mathematical physics degrees so you may want to filter by degree level first. However, they are great for the degree levels they do offer.

Top Schools in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics

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University at Buffalo is one of the best schools in the United States for getting a degree in theoretical & mathematical physics. University at Buffalo is a fairly large public university located in the large suburb of Buffalo.More information about a degree in theoretical & mathematical physics from University at Buffalo

Theoretical & Mathematical Physics by Region

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One of 9 majors within the Physics area of study, Theoretical & Mathematical Physics has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related MajorAnnual Graduates
General Physics12,551
Other Physics502
Optics/Optical Sciences220
Acoustics121
Atomic/Molecular Physics7
Condensed Matter & Materials Physics6
Elementary Particle Physics5
Nuclear Physics2

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