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University of California Santa Barbara

Overview

Student Population
25,057
National Rank
#73
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
Religious Affiliation 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 81,824 prospective students applied, and 26,846 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,538 enrolled in the school.  24,465 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 592 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $11,502 plus fees of $2,949. UCSB is ranked 73 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Exceptional 
University of California Santa Barbara overview
SAT 1260/1450
ACT 28/33
GPA 3.96
Applications Accepted
32.8% 
University of California Santa Barbara overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2019
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$11,502
In State Costs for University of California Santa Barbara
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,143
Other Fees$2,949
Room and Board $15,169
Budget for Other Expenses$5,348
Total One Year Cost$36,111
Out of State Tuition
$39,516
Out of State Costs for University of California Santa Barbara
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,143
Other Fees$2,949
Room and Board $15,169
Budget for Other Expenses$5,348
Total One Year Cost$64,125

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.