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2022 Most Popular Associate Degree Colleges for Science Technologies / Technicians

209 Colleges in the United States
4,020 Associate Degrees
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue an Associate Degree in science technologies / technicians. It is ranked #27 out of 38 major degree programs in terms of popularity. This may make is a little harder to find a school that is a good fit for you.

For its 2022 ranking, College Factual looked at 209 schools in the United States to determine which ones were the most popular for science technologies / technicians students pursuing a associate degree. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 4,020 associate degrees in science technologies / technicians during the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Choosing a Great Science Technologies / Technicians School for Your Associate Degree

Most Popular Associate Degree Colleges for Science Technologies / Technicians The science tech associate degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. We created our Most Popular Associate Degree Colleges for Science Technologies / Technicians ranking to make it a little easier to choose the right one for you.

Being popular does not always equate to overall quality, but a school with a large number of science technologies / technicians students usually has them for a reason. This may be due to it being a great value, it offering a stellar educational experience, or the subject is a major focus of the school.

More Ways to Rank Science Technologies / Technicians Schools

We have also developed a number of other rankings to help guide you in your decision-making process. To begin with, if this is not the degree level you are most interested in, you may want to check out one of the others noted above. If you would prefer to limit your search to a specific state or region of the county, see our rankings by location. On top of that, you can visit our other rankings for science technologies / technicians.

The following list ranks the most popular colleges and universities for pursuing an associate degree in science technologies / technicians. Only those schools that rank in the top 15% of all the schools we analyze get awarded with a place on this list.

25 Most Well Attended Schools for Science Tech Students Working on Their Associate

509 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In NV
#1 Best Quality In NV

Truckee Meadows Community College is one of the most popular schools in the country for getting an associate degree in science technologies / technicians. Truckee Meadows Community College is a fairly large public college located in the large city of Reno. This isn't the only ranking where the school placed. It's also #1 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Nevada.

There were roughly 509 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Truckee Meadows Community College in the most recent data year.

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#2

College of Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, NV
501 Annual Associate Degrees
#2 Most Popular In NV
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

College of Southern Nevada is one of the most popular schools in the United States for getting an associate degree in science technologies / technicians. CSN is a very large public college located in the large city of Las Vegas.

There were approximately 501 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at CSN in the most recent data year.

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254 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In TX
#5 Best Quality In TX

Every student pursuing a degree in an associate degree in science technologies / technicians needs to look into San Jacinto Community College. San Jacinto College is a fairly large public college located in the large suburb of Pasadena. You also may be intersted to know that the school ranks #5 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were about 254 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at San Jacinto College in the most recent year we have data available.

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#4

Oakland Community College

Bloomfield Hills, MI
243 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In MI
#1 Best Quality In MI

Oakland Community College is one of the most popular schools in the country for getting an associate degree in science technologies / technicians. Oakland Community College is a large public college located in the large suburb of Bloomfield Hills. You also may be intersted to know that the school ranks #1 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Michigan.

There were about 243 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Oakland Community College in the most recent year we have data available.

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167 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In GA
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Athens Technical College is a small public college located in the midsize city of Athens.

There were roughly 167 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Athens Technical College in the most recent year we have data available.

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128 Annual Associate Degrees
#2 Most Popular In TX
#7 Best Quality In TX

Lamar Institute of Technology is a small public school located in the midsize city of Beaumont. You also may be intersted to know that the school ranks #7 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were about 128 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Lamar Institute of Technology in the most recent data year.

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#7

College of the Mainland

Texas City, TX
122 Annual Associate Degrees
#3 Most Popular In TX
#3 Best Quality In TX

Located in the midsize suburb of Texas City, COM is a public college with a small student population. This isn't the only ranking where the school placed. It's also #3 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were approximately 122 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at COM in the most recent data year.

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#8

Lee College

Baytown, TX
118 Annual Associate Degrees
#4 Most Popular In TX
#4 Best Quality In TX

Located in the city of Baytown, Lee College is a public college with a moderately-sized student population. You also may be intersted to know that the school ranks #4 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were approximately 118 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Lee College in the most recent data year.

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100 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In MD
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Located in the small city of Frederick, Frederick Community College is a public college with a moderately-sized student population.

There were about 100 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Frederick Community College in the most recent data year.

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#10

Savannah Technical College

Savannah, GA
96 Annual Associate Degrees
#2 Most Popular In GA
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Located in the medium-sized city of Savannah, Savannah Tech is a public college with a small student population.

There were about 96 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Savannah Tech in the most recent data year.

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#11

Del Mar College

Corpus Christi, TX
95 Annual Associate Degrees
#5 Most Popular In TX
#8 Best Quality In TX

DMC is a large public college located in the large city of Corpus Christi. Potential students might also be interested to know that the school ranks #8 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were roughly 95 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at DMC in the most recent data year.

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#12

Central Georgia Technical College

Warner Robins, GA
85 Annual Associate Degrees
#3 Most Popular In GA
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Located in the small city of Warner Robins, CGTC is a public college with a medium-sized student population.

There were about 85 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at CGTC in the most recent year we have data available.

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68 Annual Associate Degrees
#6 Most Popular In TX
#10 Best Quality In TX

Located in the large city of Houston, Houston Community College is a public college with a fairly large student population.

There were roughly 68 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Houston Community College in the most recent year we have data available.

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65 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In FL
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Located in the small city of Sanford, Seminole State is a public college with a large student population.

There were roughly 65 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Seminole State in the most recent data year.

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#14

Brazosport College

Lake Jackson, TX
65 Annual Associate Degrees
#7 Most Popular In TX
#1 Best Quality In TX

BC is a small public college located in the suburb of Lake Jackson. You also may be intersted to know that the school ranks #1 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were roughly 65 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at BC in the most recent data year.

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62 Annual Associate Degrees
#8 Most Popular In TX
#2 Best Quality In TX

Located in the suburb of Alvin, Alvin is a public college with a medium-sized student population. This isn't the only ranking where the school placed. It's also #2 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were roughly 62 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Alvin in the most recent data year.

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57 Annual Associate Degrees
#9 Most Popular In TX
#6 Best Quality In TX

Located in the town of Wharton, Wharton County Junior College is a public college with a moderately-sized student population. Potential students might also be interested to know that the school ranks #6 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were approximately 57 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Wharton County Junior College in the most recent year we have data available.

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52 Annual Associate Degrees
#10 Most Popular In TX
#9 Best Quality In TX

Located in the suburb of Orange, Lamar State College - Orange is a public college with a small student population. This isn't the only ranking where the school placed. It's also #9 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Texas.

There were about 52 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Lamar State College - Orange in the most recent data year.

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50 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In UT
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

WSU is a very large public university located in the city of Ogden.

There were approximately 50 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at WSU in the most recent year we have data available.

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50 Annual Associate Degrees
#1 Most Popular In KY
#1 Best Quality In KY

ACTC is a small public college located in the city of Ashland. Potential students might also be interested to know that the school ranks #1 in quality for associate degrees in science technologies / technicians in Kentucky.

There were about 50 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at ACTC in the most recent year we have data available.

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#21

Lone Star College System

The Woodlands, TX
47 Annual Associate Degrees
#11 Most Popular In TX
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Located in the small city of The Woodlands, North Harris Montgomery is a public college with a fairly large student population.

There were about 47 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at North Harris Montgomery in the most recent year we have data available.

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40 Annual Associate Degrees
#12 Most Popular In TX
#11 Best Quality In TX

Lamar State College - Port Arthur is a small public college located in the small city of Port Arthur.

There were about 40 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Lamar State College - Port Arthur in the most recent data year.

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#23

Kilgore College

Kilgore, TX
37 Annual Associate Degrees
#13 Most Popular In TX
#12 Best Quality In TX

Kilgore College is a moderately-sized public college located in the town of Kilgore.

There were roughly 37 science technologies / technicians individuals who graduated with this degree at Kilgore College in the most recent data year.

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#24

Great Basin College

Elko, NV
36 Annual Associate Degrees
#3 Most Popular In NV
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Located in the remote town of Elko, Great Basin College is a public college with a small student population.

There were roughly 36 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Great Basin College in the most recent year we have data available.

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36 Annual Associate Degrees
#4 Most Popular In GA
Associate Degree Highest Degree Type

Georgia Piedmont Technical College is a small public college located in the suburb of Clarkston.

There were roughly 36 science technologies / technicians students who graduated with this degree at Georgia Piedmont Technical College in the most recent year we have data available.

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#27

Community College of Vermont

Montpelier, VT
#28

Cowley County Community College

Arkansas City, KS

Additional Noteworthy Schools

These are some additional schools worth mentioning that are also great but just didn't quite make the cut to earn our top Most Popular Associate Degree Colleges for Science Technologies / Technicians award.

Rank College Location
32 Rose State College Midwest City, OK
32 Montgomery County Community College Blue Bell, PA
32 Bucks County Community College Newtown, PA
35 Texas State Technical College Waco, TX
36 Victoria College Victoria, TX
37 Glendale Community College Glendale, AZ
37 Eastern Florida State College Cocoa, FL
39 Three Rivers Community College Norwich, CT
39 Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City, UT
41 Santa Fe College Gainesville, FL
41 Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita, KS

Science Technologies / Technicians by Region

View the Most Popular Associate Degree Colleges for Science Technologies / Technicians for a specific region near you.

Region
Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Great Lakes

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Science Tech Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Other Science Technologies/Technicians 1,974
Physical Science Technicians 1,547
Biology & Biotech Lab Technician 311
Nuclear & Radiological Technicians 123
General Science Technologies/Technicians 65

Majors Similar to Science Tech

Related Major Annual Graduates
Computer & Information Sciences 32,413
Engineering Technologies 24,319
Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 11,319
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 7,596
Physical Sciences 6,783
Engineering 6,528
Mathematics & Statistics 4,849
Communications Technologies & Support 4,201
Natural Resources & Conservation 1,683
Architecture & Related Services 613

Notes and References

  • 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). More about our data sources and methodologies.

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