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University of California San Diego


Overview

Student Population
35,772
Best Colleges National Rank
#64
 Location La Jolla, California
 Online ucsd.edu 
School Type Public 4 Year
Size Large
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in La Jolla, California, University of California San Diego is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 88,446 prospective students applied, and 30,061 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,699 enrolled in the school.  34,566 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,206 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $11,502 plus fees of $2,516. UCSD is ranked 64 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional
Test Scores
SAT ACT
SAT1280/1460
ACT27/33
Applications Accepted
34%
Applications DueNov 30, 2018
Applicant CompetitionHigh

Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$11,502
In State Costs for University of California San Diego
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,198
Other Fees$2,516
Room and Board $13,115
Budget for Other Expenses$3,832
Total One Year Cost$32,163
Out of State Tuition
$39,516
Out of State Costs for University of California San Diego
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,198
Other Fees$2,516
Room and Board $13,115
Budget for Other Expenses$3,832
Total One Year Cost$60,177

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$67,900 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
85% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of California San Diego students
Subject Percent of Class
Biology 23%
Social Sciences 21%
Engineering 10%
Psychology 8%
General Studies 7%