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The University of California - San Diego

The University of California - San Diego

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

Founded in 1960, the University of California-San Diego is a public, 4-year, research institution. UC San Diego, which is near the center of the city, is in La Jolla, CA. It offers students 20 certificates, 76 bachelors level degrees, 51 degrees at the masters level, and 58 degrees at the doctoral level. 29,176 students sought degrees from the 106 programs at this university in 2010. This university offers subjects including healthcare management, communications, and education. This university is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities. UC San Diego is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California.

Admission

47,060 students applied to this university in 2010. UC San Diego admitted around 36% of applicants or 16,942 students. 57% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

47,060 students applied to this university in 2010. UC San Diego admitted around 36% of applicants or 16,942 students. 57% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 36%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 38%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 35%

Student Demographics

This university enrolled 29,176 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This university enrolled 29,176 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 14880
  • Total Enrolled Female: 14296
  • Undergraduate Male: 11595
  • Undergraduate Female: 12068
  • Graduate Male: 3198
  • Graduate Female: 2315

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 3,072 instructors. Approximately 81% of teachers are full-time, about 18% of teachers are part-time, and two-thirds of the teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

This university employs 3,072 instructors. Approximately 81% of teachers are full-time, about 18% of teachers are part-time, and two-thirds of the teachers are men.

  • Male: 2054
  • Female: 1018
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