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The University of California - Berkeley

The University of California - Berkeley

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

Founded in 1868, the University of California-Berkeley is a public, 4-year, research institution. Berkeley, which is 1.0 miles from the center of the city, is in Berkeley, CA. This university is the fifth largest institution in the state of California. It offers subjects such as biomedical engineering and educational leadership. It offers students three certificates, 92 bachelors level degrees, 75 masters level degrees, and 89 degrees at the doctoral level. In 2010, 35,833 students pursued degrees from the 130 programs at UC Berkeley. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits it. It is one of 28 research universities in California.

Admission

48,682 students applied to Berkeley in 2010. It admitted around 21% of applicants or 10,710 students. More than half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

48,682 students applied to Berkeley in 2010. It admitted around 21% of applicants or 10,710 students. More than half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 22%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 23%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 20%

Student Demographics

In 2010, UC Berkeley had 35,833 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, UC Berkeley had 35,833 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 17558
  • Total Enrolled Female: 18275
  • Undergraduate Male: 12004
  • Undergraduate Female: 13536
  • Graduate Male: 5661
  • Graduate Female: 4632

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 3,210 instructors. 72% of faculty are full-time and 27% of teachers are part-time. Approximately 38% of teachers are female.

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 3,210 instructors. 72% of faculty are full-time and 27% of teachers are part-time. Approximately 38% of teachers are female.

  • Male: 1974
  • Female: 1236
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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