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University of California Santa Barbara

University of California Santa Barbara

Overview

Student Population
25,976
National Rank
#70
University of California Santa Barbara overview
Location Santa Barbara, California
Online ucsb.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of California Santa Barbara overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Santa Barbara, California, University of California Santa Barbara is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 92,306 prospective students applied, and 29,726 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,094 enrolled in the school.  25,320 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 656 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $11,442 plus fees of $2,949. UCSB is ranked 70 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Exceptional 
University of California Santa Barbara overview
SAT 1230/1460
ACT 27/33
GPA 3.96
Applications Accepted
32.2% 
University of California Santa Barbara overview
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Applicant Competition High

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$11,442
In State Costs for University of California Santa Barbara
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,157
Other Fees$2,949
Room and Board $15,673
Budget for Other Expenses$5,438
Total One Year Cost$36,659
Out of State Tuition
$40,434
Out of State Costs for University of California Santa Barbara
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,157
Other Fees$2,949
Room and Board $15,673
Budget for Other Expenses$5,438
Total One Year Cost$65,651

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
80% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of California Santa Barbara students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 20%
Business 11%
Psychology 10%
Biology 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=110705 IPEDS survey data for University of California Santa Barbara.