1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Astrophysics colleges

  1. Apr 11, 2009 #1
    Are there any astrophysics/theoreticle physics colleges near or in a major city like Boston or L.A. So far i only found Harvard.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 11, 2009 #2
    University of Maryland is just outside of DC.
     
  4. Apr 11, 2009 #3

    jtbell

    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

    Just off the top of my head, and checked with quick Google searches:

    New York: Columbia U
    Chicago: U of Chicago
    San Francisco: U of California at Berkeley
    Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania
    Los Angeles: Cal Tech, UCLA

    Depending on your definition of "major city" you can probably add more:

    U of Michigan (Ann Arbor), U of Arizona (Tucson), U of Texas (Austin), etc.
     
  5. Apr 11, 2009 #4

    nicksauce

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    Toronto for astro is another choice.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook