Offered Degrees/Programs
BS, MS, DR
Total Number of Programs
228
Total Number of Completers
9,911

Offered Degrees and Major Programs

University of California-San Diego offers 228 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate. By degree types, it offers 94 Bachelor's, 65 Master's, 66 Doctorate (research), 3 Doctorate (professional) programs.
For academic year 2019-2020, total 9,911 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from University of California-San Diego.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Bachelor's9407,356
Master's6501,859
Doctorate (research)660515
Doctorate (professional)30181
Total22809,911

Best Programs

BachelorMasterDoctoral
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Computer Science$80,800
Computer Engineering$77,400
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$62,900
Mechanical Engineering$61,000
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering$56,700
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Computer Science$141,200
Engineering (other)$109,700
Business Administration and Management$99,700
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$89,900
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering$66,800
Doctoral Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Medicine$57,100
Biology/Biological Sciences$55,600
Chemistry$47,400

Popular Programs

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Doctorate (Practice)
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation 49 completers$27,400
Environmental Studies49-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture 0 completers-
Architecture0-
Real Estate Development0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 37 completers-
African Studies0-
Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies2-
Latin American Studies2-
Russian Studies0-
Chinese Studies3-
German Studies0-
Italian Studies0-
Japanese Studies6-
Area Studies (other)1-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 249 completers$33,800
Communication249-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0$33,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 540 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science540$80,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 6 completers-
Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 1,062 completers-
Engineering0-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering68$56,700
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering86$50,700
Chemical Engineering121$48,200
Structural Engineering120-
Computer Engineering163$77,400
Electrical and Electronics Engineering213$62,900
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics6-
Engineering Science1-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering63-
Mechanical Engineering133$61,000
Biological/Biosystems Engineering31-
Engineering (other)57$50,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 35 completers$14,800
Foreign Languages and Literatures0$14,800
Linguistics33-
Russian Language and Literature0-
French Language and Literature0-
Italian Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature1-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 56 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development and Family Studies56$28,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 69 completers-
English Language and Literature21-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)48$27,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 1,659 completers$29,000
Biology/Biological Sciences295$29,000
Biochemistry421-
Biophysics8-
Molecular Biology55-
Anatomy437-
Microbiology36-
Animal Physiology43-
Bioinformatics75-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography54-
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology (other)45-
Neurobiology and Anatomy190-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 415 completers$39,900
Mathematics63$39,900
Mathematics (other)160-
Applied Mathematics137$36,300
Statistics (other)55-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 913 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Mathematics and Computer Science238-
International/Global Studies362$37,500
Cognitive Science294$36,200
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)19-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 16 completers-
Philosophy12-
Religion/Religious Studies4-
Jewish/Judaic Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 303 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology (other)0-
Chemistry48$37,500
Chemical Physics1-
Chemistry (other)164-
Geology/Earth Science18-
Geochemistry0-
Geophysics and Seismology0-
Physics32$21,400
Physics (other)27-
Physical Sciences (other)13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 359 completers$28,900
Psychology196$28,900
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics13-
Developmental and Child Psychology18-
Social Psychology48-
Clinical Psychology62$33,000
Health/Medical Psychology22-
Psychology (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 879 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology36$16,500
Economics464$42,000
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Political Science and Government76$31,200
American Government and Politics (United States28-
Political Science and Government (other)158-
Sociology75$28,300
Urban Studies/Affairs20$37,700
Social Sciences (other)22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 177 completers$12,700
Visual and Performing Arts106$12,700
Dance1-
Design and Visual Communications5-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts25$18,500
Fine/Studio Arts22-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation10-
Music8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 235 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health194$31,000
International Public Health/International Health41-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 255 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Management Science255$43,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 42 completers-
History42$30,500
Total7,356
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 12 completers-
Latin American Studies7-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 5 completers-
Communication5-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 283 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)37-
Computer Science246$141,200
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 75 completers$54,700
Education75$54,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 638 completers-
Engineering0-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering10-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering159$66,800
Chemical Engineering42-
Structural Engineering84-
Computer Engineering35-
Computer Hardware Engineering23-
Computer Engineering (other)0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering76$89,900
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering (other)0-
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics6-
Materials Engineering48-
Mechanical Engineering61-
Systems Engineering23-
Engineering (other)71$109,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 1 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies 6 completers-
Law0-
Health Law6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 6 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 117 completers$39,100
Biology/Biological Sciences86$39,100
Biomedical Sciences1-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Biostatistics1-
Bioinformatics0-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography26-
Neuroscience3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 148 completers-
Mathematics2-
Applied Mathematics6-
Financial Mathematics136-
Statistics4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 25 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Cognitive Science3-
Computational Science22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 1 completers-
Philosophy1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 98 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry57-
Geology/Earth Science12-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical18-
Physics11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 4 completers-
Psychology4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 19 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Policy Analysis19-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 198 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology4-
Economics16-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
International Economics0-
International Relations and Affairs162$52,100
Political Science and Government11-
Sociology5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 37 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts7-
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology7-
Playwriting and Screenwriting2-
Acting8-
Directing and Theatrical Production3-
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft (other)0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation3-
Music7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 21 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management11-
Medical Scientist10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 162 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management120$99,700
Finance0-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)42-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 3 completers-
History3-
Total1,859
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 6 completers-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 5 completers-
Communication5-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 23 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 14 completers-
Education14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 138 completers-
Engineering0-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering3-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering27-
Chemical Engineering1-
Structural Engineering5-
Computer Engineering9-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering25-
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics9-
Engineering Science2-
Materials Engineering21-
Mechanical Engineering20-
Systems Engineering6-
Engineering (other)10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 4 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 5 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Literature (other)0-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 91 completers$55,600
Biology/Biological Sciences27$55,600
Biomedical Sciences32-
Biophysics1-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Bioinformatics12-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography7-
Epidemiology1-
Neuroscience9-
Neurobiology and Neurosciences (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 15 completers-
Mathematics7-
Mathematics (other)8-
Computational Mathematics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 5 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Cognitive Science5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 1 completers-
Philosophy1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 101 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry34$47,400
Chemistry (other)1-
Geology/Earth Science11-
Geophysics and Seismology2-
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical26-
Physics25-
Physics (other)1-
Materials Sciences (other)0-
Physical Sciences (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 15 completers-
Psychology3-
Experimental Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology10-
Psychology (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 43 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology6-
Anthropology (other)4-
Economics16-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Development Economics and International Development0-
Economics (other)0-
Political Science and Government9-
Political Science and Government (other)2-
Sociology6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 22 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts1-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation3-
Music12-
Music Performance6-
Music (other)0-
Visual and Performing Arts (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 10 completers-
Chiropractic0-
International Public Health/International Health5-
Public Health (other)5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 3 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 14 completers-
History14-
Total515
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 181 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist8-
Medicine107$57,100
Pharmacy66-
Total181