Best Colleges with Acoustics Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Acoustics, you'll find there are three different degrees that can be earned. A major in Acoustics is offered at a low number schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Acoustics degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Acoustics degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Acoustics.

The Best Acoustics Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers 2 Acoustics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 20 students graduated in the study area of Acoustics with students earning 16 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 132 Reviews
2 American University Washington, DC

American University offers 0 Acoustics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 40 Reviews
3 Pennsylvania State University-World Campus University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-World Campus offers 1 Acoustics Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a outlying rural. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Acoustics with students earning 3 Master's degrees.

4 Columbia College-Chicago Chicago, IL

Columbia College-Chicago offers 1 Acoustics Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 17 students graduated in the study area of Acoustics with students earning 17 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews

List of Acoustics Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
American University American University Washington, DC
5/5
14 : 1 13,198
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus Pennsylvania State University-World Campus University Park, PA
3/5
12242 : 1 12,242
Columbia College-Chicago Columbia College-Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
16 : 1 8,961

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Getting an Acoustics Degree Online

Schools offering online Acoustics degrees

Online Acoustics degrees are available with as many as 3 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Acoustics degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus 0 0 0 3 0
How many schools offer online Acoustics degrees?
  • 1 Master's

What degrees do people get in Acoustics?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 2 Colleges 17 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 1 Colleges 4 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 2 Colleges 19 Graduates

Acoustics Degree Overview

On the start of the search for Acoustics degrees, know that there are many selections for a traditional degree as well as higher education selections. Earning a degree in Acoustics may take more time than just your traditional degree as it is common to earn advanced degrees as well as the traditional. The most common Acoustics degree earned was a master's degree, however, schools more commonly offer a bachelor's degree. The second most popular Acoustics degree that people acquire is a bachelor's degree. While a master's degree is slightly more popular, both are very typical options. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. Keeping in mind what you hope to achieve by earning a degree in Acoustics, look to choose a degree at a school that can meet your flexibility and schedule needs.

Average cost of college for a Acoustics degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$15,862 Public In-State
$31,621 Private In-State
$24,968 Public Out-of-State
$31,621 Private Out-of-State
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