A program that focuses on the scientific study of the occurrence, circulation, distribution, chemical and physical properties, and environmental interaction of surface and subsurface waters, including groundwater. Includes instruction in geophysics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, chemical physics, geomorphology, mathematical modeling, hydrologic analysis, continental water processes, global water balance, and environmental science.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of Arizona||17||0%||$25,179|
|2||The University of Texas at Austin||13||0%||$26,156|
|3||Colorado School of Mines||13||1%||$30,603|
|4||University of California-Davis||12||0%||$33,066|
|5||GateWay Community College||9||1%||$3,238|
|6||University of California-Santa Barbara||8||0%||$34,051|
|7||Texas A & M University-College Station||8||0%||$21,051|
|8||University of Pennsylvania||7||0%||$61,800|
|9||Oregon State University||7||0%||$23,559|
|10||Portland State University||6||0%||$23,528|
|11||Vermilion Community College||5||3%||$15,319|
|12||Utah State University||5||0%||$17,720|
|13||New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology||5||2%||$18,762|
|14||University of Nevada-Las Vegas||4||0%||$22,195|
|15||Boise State University||4||0%||$20,944|
|17||Salish Kootenai College||3||2%||$14,691|
|18||SUNY College at Brockport||3||0%||$20,952|
|19||Western Michigan University||3||0%||$22,250|
|20||Tarleton State University||2||0%||$17,964|
|21||Northern Arizona University||2||0%||$22,746|
|22||Saint Cloud State University||2||0%||$19,002|
|23||Brigham Young University-Provo||2||0%||$17,496|
|24||University of New Hampshire-Main Campus||1||0%||$30,300|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Hydrology and Water Resources Science 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.