A program that focuses on the application of physics, nuclear science, and engineering physics to diagnostic, treatment, and therapeutic processes and public health protection. Includes instruction in radiation biophysics, biophysics, health effects of natural and artificially induced radiation, hazard evaluation, environmental radioactivity, nuclear physics, engineering physics, radiobiology, medical radiology, calibration and dosage theory, computer applications and medical informatics, and specific research problems.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Oregon State University||27||1%||$23,559|
|2||University of Wisconsin-Madison||21||0%||$23,931|
|3||Cabarrus College of Health Sciences||19||7%||$12,630|
|4||Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus||13||0%||$23,384|
|5||The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center||12||9%||N/A|
|6||Wayne State University||12||0%||$23,586|
|7||Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College||7||0%||$23,227|
|8||Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania||6||0%||$22,182|
|9||San Diego State University||6||0%||$25,068|
|10||University of New Mexico-Main Campus||6||0%||$20,094|
|11||Illinois Institute of Technology||4||0%||$54,677|
|12||The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio||4||0%||N/A|
|13||University of Nevada-Las Vegas||3||0%||$22,195|
|15||West Kentucky Community and Technical College||2||0%||$4,456|
|16||University of Nebraska Medical Center||1||0%||N/A|
|17||Florida Atlantic University||1||0%||$21,583|
|18||University of Arizona||1||0%||$25,179|
|19||Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science||1||0%||N/A|
|20||University of Massachusetts-Lowell||1||0%||$24,961|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Health/Medical Physics program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.