2023 Best General Physical Sciences Schools in the Southeast Region
3Colleges in the Southeast Region
239Physical Science Degrees Awarded
$21,038Avg Early-Career Salary
General Physical Sciences is above average in terms of popularity with it being the #144 most popular degree program in the country. As a result, there are many college that offer the degree, making your choice of school a hard one.
In 2023, College Factual analyzed 3 schools in order to identify the top ones for its Best General Physical Sciences Schools in the Southeast Region ranking. Combined, these schools handed out 239 degrees in general physical sciences to qualified students.
The physical science program you select can have a big impact on your future. That's why we developed our collection of Best Schools for General Physical Sciences rankings. We derive our Best Overall General Physical Sciences School rankings by rolling up our degree-level rankings after weighting them by the number of degrees awarded at each school.
In order to find the schools that are the best fit for you, you may want to filter to one of the degree levels below.
The physical science 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 General Physical Sciences Schools in the Southeast Region.
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It's difficult to beat Emory University if you want to pursue a degree in general physical sciences. Emory is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the city of Atlanta. A Best Colleges rank of #35 out of 2,241 colleges nationwide means Emory is a great university overall.
There were approximately 4 general physical sciences students who graduated with this degree at Emory in the most recent data year.
Every student pursuing a degree in general physical sciences needs to look into Richard Bland College of William and Mary. Located in the rural area of South Prince George, RBC is a public college with a small student population. This college ranks 22nd out of 65 colleges for overall quality in the state of Virginia.
There were approximately 157 general physical sciences students who graduated with this degree at RBC in the most recent data year. Students who graduate with their degree from the physical science program report average early career income of $21,038.
Any student who is interested in general physical sciences has to take a look at Georgia Southern University. GaSou is a very large public university located in the town of Statesboro. This university ranks 7th out of 69 colleges for overall quality in the state of Georgia.
There were approximately 7 general physical sciences students who graduated with this degree at GaSou in the most recent data year.
The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).