13 Best Materials Science schools in North Carolina

Below is a list of best universities in North Carolina ranked based on their research performance in Materials Science. A graph of 968K citations received by 26.6K academic papers made by 13 universities in North Carolina was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
47%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

2. Duke University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1513
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,297

3. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
60%

4. University of North Carolina at Charlotte

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
76%

5. Wake Forest University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
25%
Net Price
$24,643
Receiving Aid
41%
Average Aid
$53,244

6. North Carolina A&T State University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
95%

7. East Carolina University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
80%
Average Aid
$7,761
Enrollment
28,021

8. North Carolina Central University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
96%

9. University of North Carolina at Greensboro

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1178
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
86%

10. Fayetteville State University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
935
Average ACT
17
Receiving Aid
81%

11. Appalachian State University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
75%

12. Methodist University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1170
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$18,205

13. Western Carolina University

For Materials Science

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
86%

Closest to North Carolina states to learn Materials Science

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
South Carolina 3 53
Virginia 15 29
Georgia 10 3
District of Columbia 7 141
Maryland 14 27
Kentucky 6 70
Tennessee 13 52
Ohio 23 20
Pennsylvania 33 6
Alabama 9 82
New Jersey 10 18
Indiana 11 10
Florida 18 23
Connecticut 9 55
Illinois 17 5
New York 47 14
Mississippi 5 117
Rhode Island 3 48
Massachusetts 25 1
Michigan 14 4
Arkansas 6 100
Missouri 7 66
Louisiana 9 73
Wisconsin 11 21
Iowa 4 33
Oklahoma 6 94
Kansas 5 95
Minnesota 10 17
Nebraska 5 58
Texas 32 9
South Dakota 3 179
Colorado 7 44
Puerto Rico 4 214
New Mexico 3 71
Montana 3 137
Utah 3 40
Arizona 3 34
Idaho 3 158
Oregon 6 89
California 40 2
Washington 5 16