Best Colleges with Nanotechnology Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Nanotechnology, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Nanotechnology is offered at a small amount of schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Nanotechnology 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 Nanotechnology degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Nanotechnology.

The Best Nanotechnology Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Rice University Houston, TX

Rice University offers 6 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 44 students graduated in the study area of Nanotechnology with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees, 16 Doctoral degrees, and 4 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
2 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Nanotechnology with students earning 16 Master's degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
3 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 0 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 24 Reviews
4 Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins University offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Nanotechnology with students earning 6 Certificates degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
5 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Mellon University offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Nanotechnology with students earning 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, NJ

Stevens Institute of Technology offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb.

7 University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
UW Seattle

University of Washington-Seattle Campus offers 8 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city.

Based on 144 Reviews
8 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 4 students graduated in the study area of Nanotechnology with students earning 4 Certificates degrees.

Based on 168 Reviews
9 University of Denver Denver, CO

University of Denver offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city.

Based on 28 Reviews
10 Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ

Arizona State University-Tempe offers 2 Nanotechnology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Nanotechnology with students earning 16 Master's degrees.

Based on 152 Reviews

List of Nanotechnology 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
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Rice University Rice University Houston, TX
5/5
10 : 1 6,719
University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
5/5
12 : 1 24,876
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
5/5
6 : 1 22,686
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
Stevens Institute of Technology Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken, NJ
5/5
20 : 1 6,359
University of Washington-Seattle Campus University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
3/5
12 : 1 45,408
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
University of Denver University of Denver Denver, CO
5/5
14 : 1 11,797
Arizona State University-Tempe Arizona State University-Tempe Tempe, AZ
3/5
27 : 1 51,984
Michigan Technological University Michigan Technological University Houghton, MI
3/5
18 : 1 7,218
University of Utah University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT
3/5
19 : 1 31,592
Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA
3/5
14 : 1 30,918
Washington State University Washington State University Pullman, WA
3/5
20 : 1 29,686
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg, PA
3/5
23 : 1 7,048
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana, PA
3/5
21 : 1 13,835
Wayne State University Wayne State University Detroit, MI
3/5
14 : 1 27,140
Lock Haven University Lock Haven University Lock Haven, PA
3/5
21 : 1 4,607
North Dakota State College of Science North Dakota State College of Science Wahpeton, ND
2/5
18 : 1 3,123
North Seattle College North Seattle College Seattle, WA
2/5
37 : 1 6,310
Chippewa Valley Technical College Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire, WI
2/5
22 : 1 6,017
William Rainey Harper College William Rainey Harper College Palatine, IL
3/5
38 : 1 14,532
Dakota County Technical College Dakota County Technical College Rosemount, MN
2/5
30 : 1 2,783
Ivy Tech Community College Ivy Tech Community College Indianapolis, IN
2/5
32 : 1 81,668
Forsyth Technical Community College Forsyth Technical Community College Winston-Salem, NC
2/5
17 : 1 8,396

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Getting a Nanotechnology Degree Online

Schools offering online Nanotechnology degrees

Online Nanotechnology degrees are available with as many as 2 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Nanotechnology 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
Excelsior College 0 0 2 0 0
How many schools offer online Nanotechnology degrees?
  • 1 Bachelor's

What degrees do people get in Nanotechnology?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 13 Colleges 28 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 3 Colleges 15 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 11 Colleges 11 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 4 Colleges 9 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 7 Colleges 22 Graduates

Nanotechnology Degree Overview

When it comes to choosing a Nanotechnology degree, there are many choices for a traditional degree as well as higher education possibilities. A degree in Nanotechnology will normally not require a vast amount of time investment and is sometimes achieved in only a year or two. The most prevailing Nanotechnology degree earned was an associate's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Nanotechnology degree that people obtain is a master's degree which goes to show a focus on higher learning. This implies that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. At this point, it comes down to pinpointing the degree based on what your goals are by earning a degree in Nanotechnology. After that, the next steps will be to find the right school that offers that degree based on your flexibility and your needs.

Average cost of college for a Nanotechnology degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$4,414 Public In-State
$7,458 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,842 Public In-State
$42,938 Private In-State
$22,016 Public Out-of-State
$42,938 Private Out-of-State
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