Top Ranked California Colleges
The Best Colleges in California Ranked for 2020
Ranking MethodologyOverall Rank is calculated based on the following school characteristics.
1National Academic Rank is calculated using standardized test admission data as well as GPA data for admitted freshman.
2National Selectivity Rank is based on admission selectivity for incoming students starting the 2018-2019 academic year.
3National Graduation Rank is based on the percentage of students graduating with bachelor's degrees within six years.