The Best California Colleges for a 3.7 GPA

What California colleges will likely accept a 3.7 grade point average?

A GPA of 3.7 or A- average places you in the middle of the academic range at these California schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported high school grade point averages for a large portion of California schools and selected 30 where students have a good possibility of getting in with a 3.7. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to explore further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.7 range.

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College Avg GPA Chance
California Colleges for a 3.7 GPA GPA Chance
University of California Berkeley 3.86 Avg -  Chance
University of Southern California 3.73 Avg -  Chance
Soka University of America 3.86 Avg -  Chance
Occidental College 3.6 Good  Chance
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo 3.87 Avg -  Chance
Pepperdine University 3.59 Good  Chance
Santa Clara University 3.66 Avg +  Chance
Loyola Marymount University 3.72 Avg -  Chance
University of San Diego 3.88 Avg -  Chance
San Diego State University 3.6 Good  Chance
Chapman University 3.68 Avg +  Chance
University of California Riverside 3.6 Good  Chance
California State University Long Beach 3.5 Good  Chance
University of San Francisco 3.61 Avg +  Chance
Thomas Aquinas College 3.78 Avg -  Chance
Azusa Pacific University 3.64 Avg +  Chance
Biola University 3.54 Good  Chance
The Master's College and Seminary 3.63 Avg +  Chance
Point Loma Nazarene University 3.78 Avg -  Chance
University of Redlands 3.6 Good  Chance
University of La Verne 3.78 Avg -  Chance
Westmont College 3.8 Avg -  Chance
California Lutheran University 3.65 Avg +  Chance
University of California Merced 3.51 Good  Chance
Saint Marys College of California 3.61 Avg +  Chance
Simpson University 3.51 Good  Chance
Dominican University of California 3.5 Good  Chance
Bryan University 3.59 Good  Chance
Mills College 3.64 Avg +  Chance
Pitzer College 3.85 Avg -  Chance