100 Best Acoustical Engineering schools in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Acoustical Engineering. A graph of 1.2M citations received by 50.6K academic papers made by 192 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.

1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

For Acoustical Engineering

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

2. Stanford University

For Acoustical Engineering

#2 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

3. Pennsylvania State University

For Acoustical Engineering

#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

4. Georgia Institute of Technology

For Acoustical Engineering

#5 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1450
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
73%

5. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

For Acoustical Engineering

#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

6. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

For Acoustical Engineering

#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

7. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Acoustical Engineering

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

8. University of Washington - Seattle

For Acoustical Engineering

#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

9. Duke University

For Acoustical Engineering

#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

10. Purdue University

For Acoustical Engineering

#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

11. University of Rochester

For Acoustical Engineering

#18 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$36,254

12. University of California - Berkeley

For Acoustical Engineering

#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

13. California Institute of Technology

For Acoustical Engineering

#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1555
Average ACT
36
Net Price
$26,591

14. University of Wisconsin - Madison

For Acoustical Engineering

#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

15. University of Texas at Austin

For Acoustical Engineering

#24 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

16. University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

For Acoustical Engineering

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

17. Ohio State University

For Acoustical Engineering

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

18. University of Maryland - College Park

For Acoustical Engineering

#31 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

19. University of California - Los Angeles

For Acoustical Engineering

#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

20. Johns Hopkins University

For Acoustical Engineering

#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

21. Harvard University

For Acoustical Engineering

#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

22. University of Florida

For Acoustical Engineering

#41 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

23. Princeton University

For Acoustical Engineering

#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

24. University of California-San Diego

For Acoustical Engineering

#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

25. Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

For Acoustical Engineering

#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
100%

26. University of Southern California

For Acoustical Engineering

#48 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

27. Boston University

For Acoustical Engineering

#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,154

28. Cornell University

For Acoustical Engineering

#57 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

29. Texas A&M University - College Station

For Acoustical Engineering

#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

30. Northwestern University

For Acoustical Engineering

#64 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

31. Carnegie Mellon University

For Acoustical Engineering

#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$36,983

32. Iowa State University

For Acoustical Engineering

#69 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

33. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

For Acoustical Engineering

#75 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Net Price
$12,497
Receiving Aid
69%
Average Aid
$1,500

34. University of Utah

For Acoustical Engineering

#77 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

35. Syracuse University

For Acoustical Engineering

#78 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Net Price
$47,177
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$25,864

36. University of South Carolina - Columbia

For Acoustical Engineering

#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

37. Michigan State University

For Acoustical Engineering

#82 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

38. University of Arizona

For Acoustical Engineering

#83 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

39. University of Iowa

For Acoustical Engineering

#86 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

40. University of Colorado Boulder

For Acoustical Engineering

#90 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

41. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

For Acoustical Engineering

#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

42. Arizona State University - Tempe

For Acoustical Engineering

#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

43. Northeastern University

For Acoustical Engineering

#99 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$37,738

44. University of Akron

For Acoustical Engineering

#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
95%

45. University of California - Davis

For Acoustical Engineering

#119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

46. Washington University in St Louis

For Acoustical Engineering

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

47. University of California - Irvine

For Acoustical Engineering

#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

48. University of Kentucky

For Acoustical Engineering

#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

49. Columbia University

For Acoustical Engineering

#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

50. University of Pennsylvania

For Acoustical Engineering

#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

51. University of Missouri - Columbia

For Acoustical Engineering

#138 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

52. New York University

For Acoustical Engineering

#145 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$45,417

53. Missouri University of Science and Technology

For Acoustical Engineering

#147 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1314
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
99%

54. Indiana University - Bloomington

For Acoustical Engineering

#150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

55. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

For Acoustical Engineering

#153 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

56. Yale University

For Acoustical Engineering

#155 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

57. Wayne State University

For Acoustical Engineering

#157 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

58. University of Connecticut

For Acoustical Engineering

#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

59. University of Kansas

For Acoustical Engineering

#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

60. University of Pittsburgh

For Acoustical Engineering

#164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

61. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

For Acoustical Engineering

#167 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$40,661

62. Florida State University

For Acoustical Engineering

#168 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

63. Dartmouth College

For Acoustical Engineering

#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,525

64. University of Houston

For Acoustical Engineering

#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

65. University of Cincinnati

For Acoustical Engineering

#175 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

66. Brigham Young University - Provo

For Acoustical Engineering

#176 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1305
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$13,150

67. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Acoustical Engineering

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

68. Colorado School of Mines

For Acoustical Engineering

#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
90%

69. University of Mississippi

For Acoustical Engineering

#180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

70. University of Virginia

For Acoustical Engineering

#181 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

71. Vanderbilt University

For Acoustical Engineering

#186 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$25,804

72. Drexel University

For Acoustical Engineering

#189 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$39,463

73. University of Notre Dame

For Acoustical Engineering

#199 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$29,981

74. Brown University

For Acoustical Engineering

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

75. Case Western Reserve University

For Acoustical Engineering

#203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$36,002

76. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Acoustical Engineering

#208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

77. University of California - Santa Barbara

For Acoustical Engineering

#210 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1345
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

78. University of Texas at Dallas

For Acoustical Engineering

#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
82%

79. Augsburg University

For Acoustical Engineering

#235 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1057
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$24,306

80. University of Massachusetts - Amherst

For Acoustical Engineering

#245 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

81. University of Nebraska - Lincoln

For Acoustical Engineering

#248 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

82. University of Oklahoma - Norman

For Acoustical Engineering

#257 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

83. University at Buffalo

For Acoustical Engineering

#264 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
86%

84. Stevens Institute of Technology

For Acoustical Engineering

#273 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$40,303

85. University of Central Florida

For Acoustical Engineering

#281 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

86. University of Delaware

For Acoustical Engineering

#282 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
89%

87. Lynn University

For Acoustical Engineering

#286 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Net Price
$37,524
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$18,127

88. California State University - Long Beach

For Acoustical Engineering

#287 in the World
Acceptance Rate
42%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
80%

89. Clemson University

For Acoustical Engineering

#288 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
89%

90. University of Tennessee - Knoxville

For Acoustical Engineering

#292 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

91. University of Colorado Colorado Springs

For Acoustical Engineering

#295 in the World
Acceptance Rate
90%
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$6,474
Enrollment
12,380

92. University of South Florida

For Acoustical Engineering

#298 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
92%

93. Binghamton University

For Acoustical Engineering

#300 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Average SAT
1370
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
76%

94. University of California - San Francisco

For Acoustical Engineering

#303 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

95. Villanova University

For Acoustical Engineering

#305 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1390
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$38,303

96. University of Hawaii at Manoa

For Acoustical Engineering

#310 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
72%

97. Worcester Polytechnic Institute

For Acoustical Engineering

#317 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Net Price
$45,834
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$23,536

98. Ithaca College

For Acoustical Engineering

#319 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Net Price
$35,904
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$28,109

99. Illinois Institute of Technology

For Acoustical Engineering

#321 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$28,161

100. Loyola University Chicago

For Acoustical Engineering

#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1230
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$37,731

The best cities to study Acoustical Engineering in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are Cambridge, Stanford, University Park, and Atlanta.