#11 Best Private Colleges in California

University of the Pacific

Stockton, California

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Student Population
University of the Pacific overview
Location Stockton, California
Online pacific.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
University of the Pacific overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Stockton, California, University of the Pacific is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 10,901 prospective students applied, and 8,645 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 781 enrolled in the school.  5,319 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 747 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $51,628 plus fees of $724. UOP is ranked 125 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



UOP is rated within the top 24% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very High
University of the Pacific overview
SAT 1120/1380
ACT 24/32
GPA 3.58
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of the Pacific
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,125
Other Fees$724
Room and Board $14,070
Budget for Other Expenses$2,979
Total One Year Cost$70,526

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$81,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of the Pacific students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 17%
Biology 13%
Engineering 8%
Health Professions 8%
Social Sciences 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=120883 IPEDS survey data for University of the Pacific.

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