Interested in a career in Fusion Science and Technology?

A graduate degree in the physical sciences with a specialty in plasma physics or fusion science and technology can lead to exciting careers in academia, national laboratories, and industry. We list below many of the major programs for study and research training in plasma and fusion science and technology.

Prospective students interested in the study of plasma and fusion science are encouraged to contact these schools directly.

Auburn University Department of Physics
California Institute of Technology Division of Engineering and Applied Science
Colorado State University  
Colorado School of Mines Department of Physics
Columbia University Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Cornell University Laboratory of Plasma Studies,
School of Electrical Engineering
Dartmouth College Department of Physics
Dickinson College Department of Physics
Fisk University Department of Physics
Florida A&M University Department of Physics
Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Tech Fusion Research Center
Nuclear Engineering Program
School of Physics
Hampton University Department of Physics
Howard University Department of Physics
Indiana University Department of Physics
Johns Hopkins University Department of Physics and Astronomy
Kansas State University Department of Physics
Lawrence University Department of Physics
Lehigh University Department of Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Plasma Science and Fusion Center
Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Department of Nuclear Engineering
Department of Physics
New York University Department of Physics
North Carolina State University Department of Nuclear Engineering
Occidental College Department of Physics
Old Dominion University  
Princeton University Department of Astrophysical Sciences
Program in Plasma Science and Technology
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Electrical, Computer, & Systems Engineering Dept.
Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering
Rollins College Department of Physics
Southeastern Louisiana University Department of Chemistry and Physics
Stanford University Mechanical Engineering Department
State University of New York-Albany Department of Physics
State University of New York-Stony Brook  
Swarthmore College Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Alaska Department of Physics
University of California at Berkeley Department of Nuclear Engineering
Department of Physics
University of California at Davis Department of Applied Science
University of California at Irvine Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of California at Los Angeles Plasma Science and Technology Institute (PSTI)
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences
Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences
Department of Electrical Engineering
Department Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Mathematics
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of California at San Diego Department of Physics
School of Engineering-Fusion Energy Research Program
University of California at Santa Barbara  
University of Colorado Center for Integrated Plasma Studies
University of Central Florida Department of Physics
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Dept. of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engr.
University of Maryland Institute for Plasma Research
University of Michigan Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering
Missouri University of Science & Technology Department of Physics
University of Montana Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Nevada, Reno Department of Physics
University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics
University of Texas Department of Physics
Fusion Research Center
Institute for Fusion Studies
University of Tennessee Electrical Engineering Department
University of Tulsa Department of Physics and Engineering Physics
University of Vermont  
University of Washington Aerospace & Energetics Research Program
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Department of Electrical Engineering
University of Wisconsin Department of Physics
Department of Engineering Physics
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Fusion Technology Institute
Center for Plasma Theory and Computation
Center for Plasma-Aided Manufacturing
West Virginia University Department of Physics
William & Mary Department of Physics