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Physics Schools in California

There are 85 California schools offering physics programs. In 2010, 1,182 students graduated from programs at California physics schools. 596 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 227 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,142 students graduate from programs in California in physics each year. This accounts for 13% of physics students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 32 students graduated with physics certificates, 135 with an associate's level degree, 596 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 227 with a master's level degree, and 192 with a doctorate level degree.

85 physics schools are in this state. Of these, 67 schools are public, while 18 schools are private. Public physics school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,958, while tuition at a private physics school varies from $29,800 to $41,130.

Average tuition for physics programs is $17,304. The highest tuition for physics programs, which is $41,130 per year, is at Pitzer College, while the lowest tuition in this western state, which is $4,807 per year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

California physics schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Physics Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,142 students graduate from programs in California in physics each year. This accounts for 13% of physics students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 32 students graduated with physics certificates, 135 with an associate's level degree, 596 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 227 with a master's level degree, and 192 with a doctorate level degree.

Physics Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 22
  • Certificate 2007: 17
  • Certificate 2008: 28
  • Certificate 2009: 21
  • Certificate 2010: 32
  • Associate 2006: 74
  • Associate 2007: 90
  • Associate 2008: 81
  • Associate 2009: 109
  • Associate 2010: 135
  • Bachelor 2006: 556
  • Bachelor 2007: 541
  • Bachelor 2008: 534
  • Bachelor 2009: 536
  • Bachelor 2010: 596
  • Master 2006: 262
  • Master 2007: 223
  • Master 2008: 259
  • Master 2009: 305
  • Master 2010: 227
  • Doctorate 2006: 203
  • Doctorate 2007: 218
  • Doctorate 2008: 201
  • Doctorate 2009: 224
  • Doctorate 2010: 192

Physics Program Availability in California

Schools in this state offer a total of 157 physics programs. Of these programs, close to 32% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Physics Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 31
  • Associate: 37
  • Bachelor: 51
  • Master: 22
  • Doctorate: 16

Career Trends

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55630
  • 25th Percentile: 77430
  • Median: 102160
  • 75th Percentile: 129710
  • 90th Percentile: 155700

Career Trends

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 95140
  • Median Salary 2007: 95350
  • Median Salary 2008: 98680
  • Median Salary 2009: 104660
  • Median Salary 2010: 102160
  • Total Employed 2006: 1800
  • Total Employed 2007: 1700
  • Total Employed 2008: 2010
  • Total Employed 2009: 1880
  • Total Employed 2010: 2890

California vs National Physics Employment

California vs National Physics Employment

  • Employed in California: 17.141% (2890)

Physics Schools in California

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1. California State University - Fresno

5241 N Maple Ave
Fresno, CA 93740
(559) 278-4240

California State University-Fresno is 4.9 miles from the center of the city. Fresno State University offers two programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level physics degree by it and one master's level degree in physics. This research university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

2. Sierra College

5000 Rocklin Road
Rocklin, CA 95677-3397
(916) 624-3333

Sierra College offers two physics programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in physics by it and one associate's level degree in physics. This community college is located in the suburbs of Rocklin, California. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

3. Saint Marys College of California

1928 Saint Marys Road
Moraga, CA 94556
(925) 631-4000

Saint Marys College of California offers one physics program and it is located in the suburbs of Moraga, California. It is a 4-year institution.

4. Claremont McKenna College

500 E 9th St
Claremont, CA 91711-6400
(909) 621-8000

Claremont McKenna College is in the suburbs of Claremont, California and this school offers one physics program. It is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

5. The University of La Verne

1950 Third St
La Verne, CA 91750-4401
(909) 593-3511x4900

The University of La Verne is located in the suburbs of La Verne, California and it offers one program in physics. 8,032 students seek degrees in 63 programs at La Verne, overall.

6. Cuyamaca College

900 Rancho San Diego Pky
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 660-4000

Cuyamaca College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1978. This college is in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. This college offers subjects including physics and chemistry. This community college offers students 41 certificates and 41 associates level degrees. In 2010, 9,907 students pursued degrees from the 41 programs at this community college. This college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

7. San Diego Miramar College

10440 Black Mountain Rd
San Diego, CA 92126-2999
(619) 388-7800

Founded in 1969, San Diego Miramar College is a public 2-year institution. This college is near San Diego, CA. This community college offers subjects including healthcare, communications, and business administration. It offers students 42 certificates and 41 associates level degrees. 12,360 students sought degrees from the 42 programs at this college in 2010. This community college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

8. California Institute of Technology

1200 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-6811

California Institute of Technology, which is near the center of the city, is in Pasadena, CA. It offers three physics programs. Out of those, CalTech offers one degree at the bachelor's level in physics to students, one physics degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level degree in physics. This university is a 4-year research institution. CalTech is the sixth largest institution in the state of California offering physics in terms of programs.

9. The Naval Postgraduate School

1 University Circle
Monterey, CA 93943
(831) 656-2511

The Naval Postgraduate School is located in the suburbs of Monterey, California. NPS offers two physics programs. Out of those, this public school offers one degree at the master's level in physics to students and one physics degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 2,824 students seek degrees in 65 programs at this school.

10. Ohlone Community College

43600 Mission Blvd
Fremont, CA 94539-0390
(510) 659-6000

Ohlone Community College offers two programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in physics by this college and one associate's level physics degree. It is in Fremont, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 11,979 students seek degrees in 91 programs at this community college.

11. Harvey Mudd College

301 Platt Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711
(909) 621-8000

Harvey Mudd College is in the suburbs of Claremont, California and this school offers one program in physics. This school is a 4-year institution.

12. The University of the Pacific

3601 Pacific Ave
Stockton, CA 95211-0197
(209) 946-2011

The University of the Pacific, which is near the center of the city, is located in Stockton, CA and UOP offers one program in physics. This school is a 4-year institution.

13. Occidental College

1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3392
(323) 259-2500

Occidental College offers one program in physics and Occidental, which is near the center of the city, is in Los Angeles, CA. It is a 4-year institution.

14. The University of Redlands

1200 E. Colton Ave
Redlands, CA 92373-0999
(909) 793-2121

The University of Redlands offers one physics program and Redlands is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown. 4,431 students pursue degrees in 59 Redlands programs, overall.

15. Whittier College

13406 E Philadelphia Street
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 907-4205

Whittier College offers one physics program and this school is in the suburbs of Whittier, California. Overall, 2,288 students seek degrees in 29 Whittier College programs.

16. Folsom Lake College

10 College Parkway
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 608-6572

Folsom Lake College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in Folsom, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This community college offers subjects including science and administrative assistant and secretarial science. Students are offered 35 certificates and 30 degrees at the associates level by this community college. 8,836 students sought degrees from the 35 programs at this college in 2010. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits this community college. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

17. Santiago Canyon College

8045 E Chapman
Orange, CA 92869-4512
(714) 628-4900

Santiago Canyon College, which is 5.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Orange, CA and this college offers one physics program. Overall, 13,123 students seek degrees in 73 Santiago Canyon College programs.

18. Santa Ana College

1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706-3398
(714) 564-6000

Santa Ana College is near the center of the city and it offers one program in physics. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California. This community college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in physics.

19. West Valley College

14000 Fruitvale Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070-5698
(408) 867-2200

West Valley College is in the suburbs of Saratoga, California. This college offers two programs in physics. Out of those, this college offers students one physics certificate and one degree at the associate's level in physics. It is a public 2-year institution.

20. Pomona College

550 N College Ave
Claremont, CA 91711-6319
(909) 621-8131

Pomona College offers one program in physics and this school is located in the suburbs of Claremont, California. This liberal arts college is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

21. Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-6101
(909) 621-8000

Pitzer College offers one program in physics and it is located in the suburbs of Claremont, California. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

22. Sonoma State University

1801 E Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928-3609
(707) 664-2880

Sonoma State University offers one program in physics and it is located in the suburbs of Rohnert Park, California. 8,395 students seek degrees in 50 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

23. The College of the Siskiyous

800 College Ave
Weed, CA 96094-2899
(530) 938-5555

The College of the Siskiyous is located in Weed, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in physics. Out of those, it offers students one physics certificate and one degree at the associate's level in physics. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

24. Los Angeles Harbor College

1111 Figueroa Place
Wilmington, CA 90744-2397
(310) 233-4000

Los Angeles Harbor College, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Wilmington, CA. It offers two programs in physics. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in physics and one associate's level degree in physics. 11,149 students seek degrees in 66 Los Angeles Harbor College programs, overall.

25. Westmont College

955 La Paz Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108-1089
(805) 565-6000

Westmont College offers one program in physics and this school is in the suburbs of Santa Barbara, California. Overall, 1,367 students pursue degrees in 29 Westmont College programs.

26. The University of California - Merced

5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343-5603
(209) 228-4400

The University of California-Merced is in Merced, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in physics. 4,381 students pursue degrees in 33 UC Merced programs, overall.

27. California State University - San Marcos

333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd
San Marcos, CA 92096-0001
(760) 750-4000

California State University-San Marcos, which is very close to San Marcos, California, is located in a rural area and it offers one physics program. 9,722 students pursue degrees in 37 California State University-San Marcos programs, overall.

28. Scripps College

1030 North Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3905
(909) 621-8149

Scripps College is in the suburbs of Claremont, California and this school offers one program in physics. Overall, 965 students pursue degrees in 62 Scripps College programs.

29. California State University - San Bernardino

5500 University Pky
San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397
(909) 537-5000

California State University-San Bernardino is 5.3 miles from the center of the city and it offers one physics program. 16,400 students pursue degrees in 61 programs at Cal State San Bernardino, overall. CSUSB is the eighth largest institution in the state of California offering physics in terms of programs.

30. Crafton Hills College

11711 Sand Canyon Road
Yucaipa, CA 92399-1799
(909) 794-2161

Crafton Hills College offers two physics programs. More specifically, this college offers one physics certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in physics. This college, which is very close to Yucaipa, California, is located in a rural area. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

31. San Diego Mesa College

7250 Mesa College Dr
San Diego, CA 92111-4998
(619) 388-2604

San Diego Mesa College offers two physics programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in physics by it and one associate's level degree in physics. It is near the heart of downtown. 25,972 students pursue degrees in 145 programs at this college, overall.

32. The College of Marin

835 College Ave
Kentfield, CA 94904-2590
(415) 457-8811

The College of Marin is in the suburbs of Kentfield, California. It offers two programs in physics. More specifically, this college offers students one physics certificate and one degree at the associate's level in physics. This medium-sized college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

33. Grossmont College

8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020-1799
(619) 644-7000

Grossmont College offers two physics programs. Of those, students are offered one physics certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in physics. This college is located in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. Overall, 19,659 students pursue degrees in 128 programs at this community college.

34. Monterey Peninsula College

980 Fremont St
Monterey, CA 93940-4799
(831) 646-4000

Monterey Peninsula College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1947. It is in the suburbs of Monterey, California. Students are offered 71 certificates and 71 degrees at the associates level by it. 9,674 students sought degrees from the 71 programs at this college in 2010. This community college offers subjects such as graphic design and business administration. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits this medium-sized college. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

35. California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-7659

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in physics. Overall, 20,747 students pursue degrees in 77 Cal Poly Pomona programs. This university is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering physics in terms of programs.

36. California State University - Bakersfield

9001 Stockdale Hwy
Bakersfield, CA 93311-1099
(661) 654-2782

California State University-Bakersfield is near the center of the city and it offers one physics program. This school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

37. Loyola Marymount University

One Lmu Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659
(310) 338-2700

Loyola Marymount University is located near Los Angeles, CA and LMU offers one program in physics. This school is a 4-year institution.

38. Chaffey College

5885 Haven Ave
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737-3002
(909) 987-1737

Chaffey College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1883. It is located in the suburbs of Rancho Cucamonga, California. It offers subjects such as sociology, chemistry, and management. It offers students 90 certificates and 78 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 19,469 students pursued degrees from the 90 programs at this school. This school is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

39. The College of the Desert

43-500 Monterey Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 346-8041

The College of the Desert is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1958. This college, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Palm Desert, CA. This college offers students 63 certificates and 61 degrees at the associates level. 9,993 students pursued degrees from the 64 programs at this college in 2010. This college offers subjects including allied health and business administration. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

40. West Los Angeles College

9000 Overland Avenue
Culver City, CA 90230-3519
(310) 287-4200

West Los Angeles College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1969. This college is in the suburbs of Culver City, California. It offers subjects including information technology and chemistry. It offers students 54 certificates and 44 degrees at the associates level. 11,915 students pursued degrees from the 54 programs at this community college in 2010. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

41. The El Camino Community College District

16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506
(310) 532-3670

The El Camino Community College District is in the suburbs of Torrance, California. It offers two programs in physics. Out of those, this public college offers students one physics certificate and one physics degree at the associate's level. 24,756 students pursue degrees in 157 programs at this college, overall.

42. Golden West College

15744 Goldenwest St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92647-2710
(714) 892-7711

Golden West College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1966. It is in the suburbs of Huntington Beach, California. This college offers students 57 certificates and 57 associates level degrees. 13,919 students pursued degrees from the 57 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects such as biology, public relations, and business. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits this college. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

43. The University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
(619) 260-4600

The University of San Diego offers one physics program and this school is 4.3 miles from the center of the city.

44. The College of San Mateo

1700 W Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94402-3784
(650) 574-6161

The College of San Mateo offers two physics programs. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in physics and one associate's level physics degree. This college is near the heart of downtown. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

45. Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90263
(310) 506-4000

Pepperdine University is in the suburbs of Malibu, California and Pepperdine offers one program in physics. This school is a 4-year institution.

46. The University of California - Berkeley

University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
(510) 642-6000

The University of California-Berkeley is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers three programs in physics. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level physics degree by it, one degree at the master's level in physics, and one degree at the doctorate level in physics. 35,833 students pursue degrees in 259 programs at this large university, overall. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of California offering programs in physics.

47. Merced College

3600 M St
Merced, CA 95348-2898
(209) 384-6000

Merced College is located in Merced, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two programs in physics. Specifically, this community college offers students one certificate in physics and one degree at the associate's level in physics. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

48. Humboldt State University

1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521-8299
(707) 826-3011

Humboldt State University offers one program in physics and it is in Arcata, CA. 7,903 students seek degrees in 57 HSU programs, overall.

49. The University of California - Irvine

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697
(949) 824-5011

The University of California-Irvine is near the heart of downtown. It offers five physics programs. Out of those, it offers one degree at the bachelor's level in physics to students, two master's level degrees in physics, and two doctorate level physics degrees. It is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California. This university is the third biggest institution in the state of California offering physics in terms of programs.

50. California State University - Chico

First and Normal Sts
Chico, CA 95929-0150
(530) 898-6116

California State University-Chico is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in physics. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

51. California State University - Fullerton

800 N State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831-3599
(657) 278-2011

California State University-Fullerton is near the heart of downtown. Cal State Fullterton offers two programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered one physics degree at the bachelor's level by Cal State Fullterton and one physics degree at the master's level. This large school is a public 4-year institution. It ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of California.

52. Los Angeles City College

855 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90029
(323) 953-4000

Los Angeles City College is near the center of the city. It offers two physics programs. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in physics by it and one degree at the associate's level in physics. This large college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

53. Orange Coast College

2701 Fairview Road
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 432-5072

Orange Coast College offers one program in physics and this college, which is 2.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Costa Mesa, CA. It is a public 2-year institution.

54. Contra Costa College

2600 Mission Bell Dr
San Pablo, CA 94806-3195
(510) 235-7800

Contra Costa College is in the suburbs of San Pablo, California. This college offers two programs in physics. Of those, this community college offers one physics certificate to students and one physics degree at the associate's level. 7,975 students pursue degrees in 100 Contra Costa College programs, overall.

55. Fresno Pacific University

1717 S Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA 93702-4709
(559) 453-2000

Founded in 1944, Fresno Pacific University is a 4-year institution. Fresno Pacific, which is near the center of the city, is in Fresno, CA. This school offers two certificates, one degree at the associates level, 65 bachelors level degrees, and 18 masters level degrees to students. In 2010, 3,356 students pursued degrees from the 80 programs at Fresno Pacific. Fresno Pacific offers subjects such as sports management and accounting. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits this school.

56. Point Loma Nazarene University

3900 Lomaland Dr
San Diego, CA 92106-2899
(619) 849-2200

Founded in 1902, Point Loma Nazarene University is a 4-year institution. PLNU, which is 5.5 miles from the center of the city, is in San Diego, CA. PLNU offers subjects including information systems, social work, and biochemistry. Students are offered one certificate, 62 degrees at the bachelors level, and seven masters level degrees by it. In 2010, 3,561 students pursued degrees from the 67 programs at this mid-sized school. This school is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

57. San Diego City College

1313 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101-4787
(619) 388-3400

Founded in 1914, San Diego City College is a public 2-year institution. This college is located in the center of San Diego. This college offers subjects such as human services, personal training, and plumbing. This community college offers 74 certificates and 71 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 18,549 students pursued degrees from the 74 programs at this college. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits it. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

58. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College is located in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California. It offers two programs in physics. More specifically, this college offers students one physics certificate and one associate's level degree in physics. 19,476 students pursue degrees in 200 programs at this college, overall.

59. Pacific Union College

One Angwin Ave
Angwin, CA 94508-9707
(707) 965-6313

Founded in 1882, Pacific Union College is a 4-year institution. This school is located in Angwin, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers subjects including psychology, political science, and nursing. Students are offered eight associates level degrees, 32 degrees at the bachelors level, and one degree at the masters level by it. In 2010, 1,495 students sought degrees from the 35 programs at this liberal arts college. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits this school. This school is one of 26 liberal arts colleges in California.

60. Cabrillo College

6500 Soquel Dr
Aptos, CA 95003
(831) 479-6100

Cabrillo College is in the suburbs of Aptos, California. It offers two physics programs. Of those, it offers students one physics certificate and one associate's level physics degree. 15,387 students seek degrees in 125 Cabrillo College programs, overall.

61. Los Angeles Southwest College

1600 W Imperial Hwy.
Los Angeles, CA 90047-4899
(323) 241-5225

Los Angeles Southwest College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1967. It is located in the suburbs of Los Angeles, California. This mid-sized school offers 36 certificates and 35 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 7,591 students sought degrees from the 36 programs at this school. It offers subjects including drafting, political science, and counseling. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

62. Solano Community College

4000 Suisun Valley Rd
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7000

Solano Community College, which is just a few miles from Fairfield, is in a rural area. It offers two physics programs. More specifically, this college offers students one physics certificate and one associate's level degree in physics. 11,801 students seek degrees in 142 programs at this community college, overall.

63. The University of California - Davis

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8678
(530) 752-1011

The University of California-Davis is in the suburbs of Davis, California. UCD offers four programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered two degrees at the bachelor's level in physics by this university, one degree at the master's level in physics, and one doctorate level degree in physics. It is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of California offering physics.

64. The University of California - Santa Barbara

UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
(805) 893-8000

The University of California-Santa Barbara is located in the suburbs of Santa Barbara, California. It offers three programs in physics. Out of those, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in physics, one physics degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level degree in physics. UC Santa Barbara is one of 28 research universities in California.

65. Allan Hancock College

800 South College Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93454-6399
(805) 922-6966

Allan Hancock College, which is 0.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Santa Maria, CA. It offers two programs in physics. Out of those, it offers one certificate in physics to students and one degree at the associate's level in physics. Overall, 12,108 students pursue degrees in 130 programs at this public college.

66. California State University - East Bay

25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, CA 94542
(510) 885-3000

California State University-East Bay, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Hayward, CA and it offers one physics program. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

67. Cerritos College

11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650-6298
(562) 860-2451

Cerritos College offers two physics programs. Out of those, students are offered one physics certificate by it and one physics degree at the associate's level. It is located in the suburbs of Norwalk, California. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks ninth in the state of California.

68. California State University - Dominguez Hills

1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747-0005
(310) 243-3300

California State University-Dominguez Hills, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Carson, CA and this school offers one program in physics. It is a public 4-year institution.

69. Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635
(949) 582-4500

Saddleback College is in the suburbs of Mission Viejo, California and it offers one program in physics. This college is a public 2-year institution.

70. San Jose State University

1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
(408) 924-1000

San Jose State University offers two programs in physics. More specifically, San Jose State offers students one bachelor's level physics degree and one physics degree at the master's level. It is near the heart of downtown. This university is one of 28 research universities in California.

71. Butte College

3536 Butte Campus Drive
Oroville, CA 95965-8399
(530) 895-2511

Butte College offers two programs in physics. Of those, students are offered one certificate in physics by it and one physics degree at the associate's level. It is in Oroville, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

72. California State University - Stanislaus

One University Circle
Turlock, CA 95382-0299
(209) 667-3122

California State University-Stanislaus is located in the suburbs of Turlock, California and Cal State Stanislaus offers one physics program. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution.

73. Fullerton College

321 E Chapman Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832-2095
(714) 992-7000

Fullerton College is located in the center of Fullerton. It offers two programs in physics. Out of those, this college offers one physics certificate to students and one associate's level degree in physics. 22,562 students seek degrees in 159 Fullerton College programs, overall. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of California offering physics.

74. The University of California - Santa Cruz

1156 High St
Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1011
(831) 459-0111

The University of California-Santa Cruz is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown. UCSC offers three physics programs. Out of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in physics by UCSC, one master's level physics degree, and one degree at the doctorate level in physics. It is a public, 4-year, research institution.

75. Foothill College

12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
(650) 949-7777

Foothill College is in the suburbs of Los Altos Hills, California. It offers two programs in physics. Of those, it offers one certificate in physics to students and one physics degree at the associate's level. This public school is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

76. San Francisco State University

1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 338-1111

San Francisco State University is near the heart of downtown. This university offers two programs in physics. Out of those, this research university offers students one physics degree at the bachelor's level and one master's level degree in physics. 29,718 students seek degrees in 138 San Francisco State programs, overall.

77. Bakersfield College

1801 Panorama Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93305-1299
(661) 395-4011

Bakersfield College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in physics. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in physics by it and one physics degree at the associate's level. Overall, 19,569 students seek degrees in 137 Bakersfield College programs. This college is the second largest institution in the state of California offering physics in terms of programs.

78. California State University - Sacramento

6000 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819-2694
(916) 278-6011

California State University-Sacramento is 3.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in physics. Sac State is one of 28 research universities in California.

79. Cuesta College

Highway 1
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403-8106
(805) 546-3100x3946

Cuesta College, which is very close to San Luis Obispo, California, is located in a rural area. This school offers two programs in physics. Specifically, it offers students one physics certificate and one associate's level physics degree. This school is a public 2-year institution.

80. Santa Clara University

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4000

Santa Clara University is near the heart of downtown and it offers one physics program. Santa Clara is a 4-year research institution.

81. California State University - Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
(562) 985-4111

California State University-Long Beach offers two programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in physics by this university and one master's level physics degree. CSULB is 2.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a public, 4-year, research institution.

82. Moorpark College

7075 Campus Rd
Moorpark, CA 93021-1695
(805) 378-1400

Moorpark College is in the suburbs of Moorpark, California. It offers two programs in physics. Of those, students are offered one physics certificate by it and one associate's level degree in physics. 15,479 students seek degrees in 96 Moorpark College programs, overall.

83. The University of California - San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, CA 92093
(858) 534-2230

The University of California-San Diego, which is near the center of the city, is in La Jolla, CA. UCSD offers seven physics programs. Of those, UC San Diego offers students one physics certificate, three degrees at the bachelor's level in physics, one master's level degree in physics, and two physics degrees at the doctorate level. It is a public, 4-year, research institution.

84. Canada College

4200 Farm Hill Blvd.
Redwood City, CA 94061-1099
(650) 306-3100

Founded in 1968, Canada College is a public 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Redwood City, California. This college offers 50 certificates and 47 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 6,768 students sought degrees from the 50 programs at this college. It offers subjects including design and political science. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits it. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

85. The University of California - Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405
(310) 825-4321

The University of California-Los Angeles offers three programs in physics. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level physics degree to students, one master's level degree in physics, and one degree at the doctorate level in physics. Overall, 38,157 students pursue degrees in 309 University of California-Los Angeles programs. In terms of programs, UCLA is the eighth largest institution in the state of California offering physics.

86. Cosumnes River College

8401 Center Parkway
Sacramento, CA 95823-5799
(916) 688-7344

Cosumnes River College, which is 9.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Sacramento, CA. It offers two physics programs. Specifically, students are offered one physics certificate by it and one associate's level degree in physics. It is a public 2-year institution.

87. Stanford University

Stanford University 295 Galvez St
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-2300

Stanford University is located in the suburbs of Stanford, California. It offers five physics programs. Out of those, this university offers one physics degree at the bachelor's level to students, two master's level physics degrees, and two degrees at the doctorate level in physics. 19,535 students seek degrees in 247 Stanford University programs, overall.

88. Santa Rosa Junior College

1501 Mendocino Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401-4395
(707) 527-4011

Santa Rosa Junior College is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in physics by it and one associate's level degree in physics. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

89. The University of California - Riverside

900 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92521
(951) 827-1012

The University of California-Riverside offers three programs in physics. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level physics degree by UC Riverside, one master's level physics degree, and one doctorate level degree in physics. It is 4.1 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 28 research universities in California. In terms of programs, this research university is the tenth biggest institution in the state of California offering physics.

90. The College of the Sequoias

915 S Mooney Blvd
Visalia, CA 93277-2214
(559) 730-3700

The College of the Sequoias offers two physics programs. Out of those, this college offers students one physics certificate and one physics degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Visalia, CA. Overall, 13,470 students seek degrees in 126 programs at this community college.

91. California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

One Grand Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
(805) 756-1111

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is in the suburbs of San Luis Obispo, California and it offers one program in physics. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, Cal Poly is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering physics.

92. Las Positas College

3000 Campus Hill Drive
Livermore, CA 94551-7650
(925) 424-1000

Las Positas College offers one program in physics and it is located in Livermore, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

93. MiraCosta College

One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
(760) 757-2121

Founded in 1934, MiraCosta College is a public 2-year institution. This college is in the suburbs of Oceanside, California. It offers subjects such as cosmetology and medical assisting. Students are offered 91 certificates and 80 degrees at the associates level by this college. In 2010, 14,529 students sought degrees from the 91 programs at this college. This college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

94. San Bernardino Valley College

701 South Mount Vernon Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92410-2798
(909) 384-4400

San Bernardino Valley College offers two programs in physics. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in physics by this college and one associate's level physics degree. This college is near the center of the city. Overall, 13,822 students pursue degrees in 112 programs at this community college.

95. Santa Barbara City College

721 Cliff Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2394
(805) 965-0581

Santa Barbara City College is near the heart of downtown and this college offers one program in physics. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. It is the second oldest institution in the state of California offering physics programs.

96. Hartnell College

411 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-6700

Hartnell College, which is 0.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Salinas, CA and it offers one physics program. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

97. Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401-4096
(818) 947-2600

Los Angeles Valley College, which is near the center of the city, is in Valley Glen, CA. This college offers two programs in physics. Specifically, this college offers students one physics certificate and one physics degree at the associate's level. This community college is one of 98 community colleges in California.

98. San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182
(619) 594-5200

San Diego State University is near the center of the city. This university offers two physics programs. Out of those, it offers one bachelor's level degree in physics to students and one degree at the master's level in physics. Overall, 29,187 students pursue degrees in 150 San Diego State University programs.

99. The University of San Francisco

2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
(415) 422-5555

The University of San Francisco is a 4-year institution, founded in 1855. USF, which is near the heart of downtown, is in San Francisco, CA. USF offers students two certificates, 47 bachelors level degrees, 36 masters level degrees, and eight degrees at the doctoral level. In 2010, 9,557 students sought degrees from the 72 programs at USF. This mid-sized school offers subjects such as business management and advertising. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities.

100. California State University - Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA 91330
(818) 677-1200

California State University-Northridge is in the center of Northridge. It offers two programs in physics. More specifically, this school offers one physics degree at the bachelor's level to students and one physics degree at the master's level. Overall, 35,272 students pursue degrees in 110 programs at CSUN. This school is the seventh largest institution in the state of California offering physics in terms of programs.