California Best Colleges Comparison

The below table compares the 100 best colleges in California. You can sort the table by touching/clicking a column name that your want sort.
RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1Stanford University
Stanford, CA
$56,169$55,0111,5204.0%15,95395%4 to 1
2California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA
$58,680$58,4431,5554.0%2,24092%3 to 1
3Pomona College
Claremont, CA
$56,686-1,5207.0%1,47594%6 to 1
4Claremont McKenna College
Claremont, CA
$58,111$64,2881,47511.0%1,26492%8 to 1
5University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
$43,012$28,1381,41511.0%44,58991%18 to 1
6University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
$43,980$29,2621,42014.0%42,32792%19 to 1
7University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
$61,503$61,3961,47513.0%46,28792%9 to 1
8Harvey Mudd College
Claremont, CA
$60,703-1,52010.0%85493%8 to 1
9Soka University of America
Aliso Viejo, CA
$34,166$34,1661,30352.0%40387%7 to 1
10Scripps College
Claremont, CA
$58,442$46,7741,45030.0%95888%9 to 1
11University of California-San Diego
La Jolla, CA
$44,454$28,6661,37534.0%39,57687%19 to 1
12Thomas Aquinas College
Santa Paula, CA
$26,000-1,27583.0%46284%11 to 1
13Pitzer College
Claremont, CA
$57,978--18.0%92283%9 to 1
14University of California-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
$44,171$28,6831,34529.0%26,17984%18 to 1
15University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA
$43,529$28,4581,33029.0%36,30385%18 to 1
16University of California-Davis
Davis, CA
$44,399$28,7101,28049.0%39,07486%20 to 1
17Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
$55,860$25,1701,41054.0%8,61692%11 to 1
18Pepperdine University
Malibu, CA
$59,702$37,4201,35053.0%9,55489%13 to 1
19Chapman University
Orange, CA
$58,634$37,5381,31060.0%9,76180%12 to 1
20Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA
$58,426$58,4261,41538.0%1,83984%8 to 1
21University of California-Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA
$43,824$28,9971,26059.0%19,16176%25 to 1
22University of San Diego
San Diego, CA
$52,864$28,4101,28053.0%8,86180%13 to 1
23Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
Monterey, CA
$42,804$42,804--686-1 to 1
24California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA
$28,105$21,1331,31533.0%22,44083%21 to 1
25Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
$53,526$19,9221,33546.0%9,68683%10 to 1
26San Diego State University
San Diego, CA
$20,016$19,0741,19538.0%36,33476%27 to 1
27University of California-Riverside
Riverside, CA
$43,508$28,5691,18065.0%26,43477%22 to 1
28University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
$53,472$27,2501,29071.0%10,06871%12 to 1
29California State University-Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
$18,726$17,7841,13047.0%40,06973%24 to 1
30Biola University
La Mirada, CA
$44,382$12,0061,22661.0%5,81571%14 to 1
31The Master's University and Seminary
Santa Clarita, CA
$28,870$8,5801,12067.0%2,44964%11 to 1
32Saint Mary's College of California
Moraga, CA
$51,768$33,3571,16270.0%3,43973%9 to 1
33University of Redlands
Redlands, CA
$54,066$23,5321,19583.0%4,56671%12 to 1
34Mills College
Oakland, CA
$30,950$36,4431,39680.0%96165%8 to 1
35California State University-Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
$19,459$18,517-85.0%11,74546%23 to 1
36University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA
$52,352$50,6381,25079.0%6,26370%14 to 1
37University of California-Merced
Merced, CA
$43,411$28,3091,05087.0%9,01869%19 to 1
38Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA
$47,910$16,5691,16993.0%1,83774%10 to 1
39California State University-Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
$18,856$17,9141,09059.0%42,05169%27 to 1
40California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
Pomona, CA
$19,319$18,3771,13061.0%30,01467%29 to 1
41University of La Verne
La Verne, CA
$45,850$14,5201,02072.0%6,98366%15 to 1
42San Jose State University
San Jose, CA
$19,732$18,7901,12584.0%36,20866%25 to 1
43California State University-San Bernardino
San Bernardino, CA
$19,093$18,15199591.0%19,68959%27 to 1
44California State University-Fresno
Fresno, CA
$18,533$17,59199597.0%25,49758%23 to 1
45Vanguard University of Southern California
Costa Mesa, CA
$37,700$12,3761,09069.0%2,28963%16 to 1
46Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA
$48,660-1,31079.0%1,22672%11 to 1
47California State University-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
$18,665$17,72396591.0%26,74552%25 to 1
48Point Loma Nazarene University
San Diego, CA
$39,500$11,8801,26084.0%4,61672%15 to 1
49California State University-Northridge
Northridge, CA
$18,923$17,9811,00588.0%40,38155%28 to 1
50California State University-Chico
Chico, CA
$19,744$18,8021,07085.0%16,74665%25 to 1
51Trident University International
Cypress, CA
$9,240$6,120-49.0%6,86111%16 to 1
52California State University-San Marcos
San Marcos, CA
$19,607$18,6651,04093.0%16,36757%27 to 1
53Simpson University
Redding, CA
$35,900$11,3221,07367.0%85543%13 to 1
54San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA
$19,184$18,2421,03093.0%27,34955%22 to 1
55Whittier College
Whittier, CA
$49,514$14,7421,23082.0%1,56463%11 to 1
56California State University-Sacramento
Sacramento, CA
$19,272$18,3301,03094.0%32,29354%26 to 1
57California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, CA
$46,012$20,6001,19082.0%4,02771%14 to 1
58La Sierra University
Riverside, CA
$34,218$15,9971,01066.0%1,99352%16 to 1
59Fresno Pacific University
Fresno, CA
$33,452$15,0601,10578.0%3,99567%13 to 1
60Woodbury University
Burbank, CA
$43,418$43,4541,08063.0%1,13260%10 to 1
61Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA
$19,868$18,9261,05094.0%8,01860%21 to 1
62California Baptist University
Riverside, CA
$37,018$14,3201,05564.0%11,31762%19 to 1
63Brandman University
Irvine, CA
$12,480$12,720-93.0%10,9868%22 to 1
64California State University-Monterey Bay
Seaside, CA
$19,098$18,1561,06093.0%7,40960%23 to 1
65Providence Christian College
Pasadena, CA
$33,396--83.0%12129%17 to 1
66Holy Names University
Oakland, CA
$40,904$18,59080095.0%1,01439%7 to 1
67Concordia University-Irvine
Irvine, CA
$38,740$8,5641,14581.0%4,07159%20 to 1
68DeVry University-California
Ontario, CA
$17,488$17,552-45.0%1,92627%15 to 1
69Humboldt State University
Arcata, CA
$19,744$18,8021,08091.0%6,61249%17 to 1
70Hope International University
Fullerton, CA
$35,450$14,9161,09040.0%1,20149%13 to 1
71Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA
$41,510$16,6961,11694.0%9,00666%10 to 1
72Mount Saint Mary's University
Los Angeles, CA
$45,388$13,0991,00590.0%2,74559%10 to 1
73American Jewish University
Los Angeles, CA
$32,404$32,301-96.0%9333%4 to 1
74California State University-Stanislaus
Turlock, CA
$19,524$18,582-95.0%11,16357%22 to 1
75California State University-East Bay
Hayward, CA
$18,875$17,933-82.0%16,25347%26 to 1
76California State University-Dominguez Hills
Carson, CA
$18,940$17,998-90.0%18,68748%27 to 1
77California State University-Channel Islands
Camarillo, CA
$18,697$17,755-93.0%7,44655%22 to 1
78Notre Dame de Namur University
Belmont, CA
$37,684$17,884985100.0%58549%8 to 1
79Alliant International University-San Diego
San Diego, CA
$13,680$19,874-100.0%3,42920%6 to 1
80Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, CA
----2,866--
81Claremont Graduate University
Claremont, CA
$35,640$36,380--1,949--
82National University
La Jolla, CA
$13,320$15,48096055.0%18,07047%16 to 1
83Northcentral University
La Jolla, CA
$12,474$18,095--12,471-3 to 1
84Antioch University-Los Angeles
Culver City, CA
$20,670$18,276--924-5 to 1
85Golden Gate University
San Francisco, CA
$12,711$19,705--2,472-12 to 1
86Touro University Worldwide
Los Alamitos, CA
$14,600$9,000--2,13133%10 to 1
87Keck Graduate Institute
Claremont, CA
$40,710$40,710--631--
89Antioch University-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
$18,120$19,303--276-7 to 1
90Academy of Art University
San Francisco, CA
$25,424$28,496--8,92847%14 to 1
91California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, CA
$20,980$22,188--1,530-12 to 1
92John F. Kennedy University
Pleasant Hill, CA
$8,500$8,500-100.0%975-6 to 1
93University of Arizona Global Campus
San Diego, CA
$14,278$14,664--31,1158%15 to 1
94Los Angeles Pacific University
San Dimas, CA
$10,800$10,800--2,03633%23 to 1
96United States University
San Diego, CA
$6,480$5,650--1,981-13 to 1
97Fielding Graduate University
Santa Barbara, CA
$18,718$18,718--1,071--
98International Technological University
San Jose, CA
$17,550$18,471--299--
99Marymount California University
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
$36,908$15,375--58232%18 to 1
101University of Phoenix-California
Ontario, CA
$9,552$16,752--3,17925%16 to 1
102University of the West
Rosemead, CA
$13,604$12,848--23828%5 to 1
105Presidio Graduate School
San Francisco, CA
$31,320$31,920--152--
Average$33,255$23,3881,20165.3%11,13363%15 to 1