100 Best colleges for Chemistry in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Chemistry. A graph of 87.3M citations received by 1.76M academic papers made by 717 universities in the United States 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.

For Chemistry

#1 in the United States
#1 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,998

For Chemistry

#2 in the United States
#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

For Chemistry

#3 in the United States
#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Chemistry

#4 in the United States
#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

For Chemistry

#5 in the United States
#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Chemistry

#6 in the United States
#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

For Chemistry

#7 in the United States
#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

For Chemistry

#8 in the United States
#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

For Chemistry

#9 in the United States
#16 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

For Chemistry

#10 in the United States
#18 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

For Chemistry

#11 in the United States
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

For Chemistry

#12 in the United States
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Chemistry

#13 in the United States
#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

For Chemistry

#14 in the United States
#22 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

For Chemistry

#15 in the United States
#25 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1555
Average ACT
36
Net Price
$26,591

For Chemistry

#16 in the United States
#26 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1450
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
73%

For Chemistry

#17 in the United States
#28 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Chemistry

#18 in the United States
#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Chemistry

#19 in the United States
#37 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

For Chemistry

#20 in the United States
#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

For Chemistry

#21 in the United States
#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

For Chemistry

#22 in the United States
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

For Chemistry

#23 in the United States
#50 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

For Chemistry

#24 in the United States
#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1345
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Chemistry

#25 in the United States
#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

For Chemistry

#26 in the United States
#56 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

For Chemistry

#27 in the United States
#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

For Chemistry

#28 in the United States
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

For Chemistry

#29 in the United States
#64 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

For Chemistry

#30 in the United States
#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

For Chemistry

#31 in the United States
#69 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

For Chemistry

#32 in the United States
#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

For Chemistry

#33 in the United States
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

For Chemistry

#34 in the United States
#75 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,233

For Chemistry

#35 in the United States
#76 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Chemistry

#36 in the United States
#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Chemistry

#37 in the United States
#81 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

For Chemistry

#38 in the United States
#84 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$36,002

For Chemistry

#39 in the United States
#90 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,215

For Chemistry

#40 in the United States
#92 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Chemistry

#41 in the United States
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

For Chemistry

#42 in the United States
#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

For Chemistry

#43 in the United States
#101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

For Chemistry

#44 in the United States
#107 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

For Chemistry

#45 in the United States
#114 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

For Chemistry

#46 in the United States
#116 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$36,254

For Chemistry

#47 in the United States
#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
92%

For Chemistry

#48 in the United States
#122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

For Chemistry

#49 in the United States
#126 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

For Chemistry

#50 in the United States
#130 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

For Chemistry

#51 in the United States
#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

For Chemistry

#52 in the United States
#138 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
89%

For Chemistry

#53 in the United States
#144 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

For Chemistry

#54 in the United States
#147 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

For Chemistry

#55 in the United States
#151 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$25,804

For Chemistry

#56 in the United States
#165 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
91%

For Chemistry

#57 in the United States
#166 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

For Chemistry

#58 in the United States
#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

For Chemistry

#59 in the United States
#176 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$36,983

For Chemistry

#60 in the United States
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$40,661

For Chemistry

#61 in the United States
#184 in the World
Enrollment
2,299
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1943

For Chemistry

#62 in the United States
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

For Chemistry

#63 in the United States
#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$45,417

For Chemistry

#64 in the United States
#188 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

For Chemistry

#65 in the United States
#190 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Chemistry

#66 in the United States
#198 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Chemistry

#67 in the United States
#201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,659

For Chemistry

#68 in the United States
#202 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Chemistry

#69 in the United States
#203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

For Chemistry

#70 in the United States
#204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
81%

For Chemistry

#71 in the United States
#206 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
95%

For Chemistry

#72 in the United States
#208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$29,981

For Chemistry

#73 in the United States
#210 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

For Chemistry

#74 in the United States
#211 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
88%

For Chemistry

#75 in the United States
#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$25,672

For Chemistry

#76 in the United States
#216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

For Chemistry

#77 in the United States
#221 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,154

For Chemistry

#78 in the United States
#230 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
89%

For Chemistry

#79 in the United States
#233 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
76%

For Chemistry

#80 in the United States
#237 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

For Chemistry

#81 in the United States
#238 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$32,720

For Chemistry

#82 in the United States
#251 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$39,463

For Chemistry

#83 in the United States
#252 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

For Chemistry

#84 in the United States
#261 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
96%

For Chemistry

#85 in the United States
#264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

For Chemistry

#86 in the United States
#275 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

For Chemistry

#87 in the United States
#279 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
86%

For Chemistry

#88 in the United States
#283 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1209
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
96%

For Chemistry

#89 in the United States
#287 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

For Chemistry

#90 in the United States
#290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$37,738

For Chemistry

#91 in the United States
#305 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$8,453
Enrollment
20,854

For Chemistry

#92 in the United States
#309 in the World
Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1347
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$29,098

For Chemistry

#93 in the United States
#322 in the World
Acceptance Rate
3%
Enrollment
1,607
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1900

For Chemistry

#94 in the United States
#327 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
85%

For Chemistry

#95 in the United States
#341 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
92%

For Chemistry

#96 in the United States
#343 in the World
Enrollment
255
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1901

For Chemistry

#97 in the United States
#346 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$31,726

For Chemistry

#98 in the United States
#358 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
74%

For Chemistry

#99 in the United States
#360 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

For Chemistry

#100 in the United States
#367 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,525

The best cities to study Chemistry in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are Cambridge, Stanford, Ann Arbor, and Berkeley.