Ranked in 2014, part of Chemistry

Organic chemistry involves carbon molecules and their structure, properties and behavior. Organic chemists work in research and development, teaching and industry positions. These are the best science schools for organic chemistry.

Rank School name
#1 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

#2 California Institute of Technology

Pasadena, CA

#3 University of California—​Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

#4 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

#5 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

#6 Scripps Research Institute

La Jolla, CA

#7 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

#8 University of Wisconsin—​Madison

Madison, WI

#9 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

#10 Yale University

New Haven, CT

#11 University of Illinois—​Urbana-​Champaign

Urbana, IL

#12 University of California—​Irvine

Irvine, CA

#13 Columbia University

New York, NY

#13 University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

#13 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

#16 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

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