100 Best colleges for Gerontology in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Gerontology. A graph of 6.14M citations received by 112K academic papers made by 305 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. Harvard University

For Gerontology

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

2. Johns Hopkins University

For Gerontology

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

3. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

For Gerontology

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

4. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Gerontology

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

5. University of Washington - Seattle

For Gerontology

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

6. University of California - Los Angeles

For Gerontology

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

7. University of California - San Francisco

For Gerontology

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

8. University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

For Gerontology

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

9. Columbia University

For Gerontology

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

10. University of Pittsburgh

For Gerontology

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

11. Yale University

For Gerontology

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

12. Duke University

For Gerontology

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

13. University of Pennsylvania

For Gerontology

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

14. University of Southern California

For Gerontology

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

15. Stanford University

For Gerontology

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

16. Emory University

For Gerontology

#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$25,672

17. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

For Gerontology

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

18. University of California-San Diego

For Gerontology

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

19. Boston University

For Gerontology

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

20. University of South Carolina - Columbia

For Gerontology

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

21. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Gerontology

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

22. University of Alabama at Birmingham

For Gerontology

#29 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1209
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
96%

23. University of Wisconsin - Madison

For Gerontology

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

24. University of Texas at Austin

For Gerontology

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

25. Northwestern University

For Gerontology

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

26. Washington University in St Louis

For Gerontology

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

27. Pennsylvania State University

For Gerontology

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

28. University of Chicago

For Gerontology

#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

29. Brown University

For Gerontology

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

30. Cornell University

For Gerontology

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

31. University of California - Berkeley

For Gerontology

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

32. New York University

For Gerontology

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

33. Ohio State University

For Gerontology

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

34. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

For Gerontology

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

35. University of South Florida

For Gerontology

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

36. University of Florida

For Gerontology

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

37. Indiana University - Bloomington

For Gerontology

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

38. Wake Forest University

For Gerontology

#57 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Net Price
$26,324
Receiving Aid
44%
Average Aid
$47,832

39. University of Maryland, Baltimore

For Gerontology

#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
7,137
Male:Female
26:74
Founded
1807

40. Case Western Reserve University

For Gerontology

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

41. University of Miami

For Gerontology

#61 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$31,726

42. Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

For Gerontology

#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
1,298
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1963

43. University of California - Davis

For Gerontology

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

44. University of Rochester

For Gerontology

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

45. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Gerontology

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

46. University of Arizona

For Gerontology

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

47. Tufts University

For Gerontology

#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$32,720

48. University of Iowa

For Gerontology

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

49. University of Kentucky

For Gerontology

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

50. Michigan State University

For Gerontology

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

51. San Diego State University

For Gerontology

#79 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
61%

52. Oregon Health & Science University

For Gerontology

#81 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,035
Male:Female
32:68
Founded
1887

53. University of Maryland - College Park

For Gerontology

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

54. Baylor College of Medicine

For Gerontology

#91 in the World
Acceptance Rate
3%
Enrollment
1,607
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1900

55. Saint Louis University

For Gerontology

#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1265
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$27,872

56. University of Kansas

For Gerontology

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

57. University of Utah

For Gerontology

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

58. Arizona State University - Tempe

For Gerontology

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

59. Tulane University of Louisiana

For Gerontology

#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$47,413

60. University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

For Gerontology

#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
3,478
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1959

61. University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

For Gerontology

#100 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
5,608
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1972

62. University of Connecticut

For Gerontology

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

63. University of California - Irvine

For Gerontology

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

64. Wayne State University

For Gerontology

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

65. Vanderbilt University

For Gerontology

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

66. University of Texas Medical Branch

For Gerontology

#115 in the World
Enrollment
3,458
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1891

67. University of New Mexico

For Gerontology

#121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
96%

68. Medical University of South Carolina

For Gerontology

#122 in the World
Enrollment
3,083
Male:Female
33:67
Founded
1824

69. Virginia Commonwealth University

For Gerontology

#124 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
83%

70. University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus

For Gerontology

#127 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
82%

71. University of Georgia

For Gerontology

#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
92%

72. University of Missouri - Columbia

For Gerontology

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

73. Medical College of Wisconsin

For Gerontology

#139 in the World
Enrollment
1,506
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1893

74. Dartmouth College

For Gerontology

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

75. Texas A&M University - College Station

For Gerontology

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

76. University at Buffalo

For Gerontology

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

77. George Washington University

For Gerontology

#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$40,308

78. West Virginia University

For Gerontology

#150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

79. University of Virginia

For Gerontology

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

80. Iowa State University

For Gerontology

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

81. Florida State University

For Gerontology

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

82. University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester

For Gerontology

#159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
1,292
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1962

83. University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

For Gerontology

#160 in the World
Enrollment
358
Male:Female
24:76
Founded
1941

84. Purdue University

For Gerontology

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

85. University of Massachusetts - Amherst

For Gerontology

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

86. University of Tennessee - Knoxville

For Gerontology

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

87. University of Cincinnati

For Gerontology

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

88. Brigham Young University - Provo

For Gerontology

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

89. University of Hawaii at Manoa

For Gerontology

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

90. Temple University

For Gerontology

#178 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$11,161
Enrollment
37,236

91. University of Alabama

For Gerontology

#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
85%

92. University of Colorado Boulder

For Gerontology

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

93. University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

For Gerontology

#182 in the World
Enrollment
2,907
Male:Female
31:69
Founded
1879

94. University of Vermont

For Gerontology

#183 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

95. Georgetown University

For Gerontology

#192 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1465
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$30,710

96. Georgia State University

For Gerontology

#193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

97. University of Nebraska Medical Center

For Gerontology

#195 in the World
Enrollment
3,699
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1869

98. Drexel University

For Gerontology

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

99. Loma Linda University

For Gerontology

#205 in the World
Enrollment
4,468
Male:Female
34:66
Founded
1905

100. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

For Gerontology

#210 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

The best cities to study Gerontology in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are Cambridge, Baltimore, Ann Arbor, and Chapel Hill.