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University of California Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

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Overview

Student Population
44,537
University of California Los Angeles overview
Location Los Angeles, California
Online ucla.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
University of California Los Angeles overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Los Angeles, California, University of California Los Angeles is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 111,321 prospective students applied, and 13,720 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,920 enrolled in the school.  42,895 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,642 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $11,442 plus fees of $1,798. UCLA is ranked 57 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

9/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
8/10
Resources
10/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

UCLA is rated within the top 14% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of California Los Angeles within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional
University of California Los Angeles overview
SAT 1300/1530
ACT 29/35
GPA 4.29
Applications Accepted
12.3% 
University of California Los Angeles overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$11,442
In State Costs for University of California Los Angeles
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,463
Other Fees$1,798
Room and Board $16,625
Budget for Other Expenses$4,465
Total One Year Cost$35,793
Out of State Resident Tuition
$41,196
Out of State Costs for University of California Los Angeles
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,463
Other Fees$1,798
Room and Board $16,625
Budget for Other Expenses$4,465
Total One Year Cost$65,547

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$70,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
90% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of California Los Angeles students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 27%
Biology 14%
Psychology 9%
Engineering 9%
History 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=110662 IPEDS survey data for University of California Los Angeles.

Current students may use the University of California Los Angeles GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.