Six College of California campuses are among the many prime 10 public universities in America, in keeping with U.S. Information & World Report’s 2022 Finest Schools rankings, launched right this moment (Sept. 13). The journal additionally positioned eight of UC’s undergraduate campuses on its coveted record of the highest 100 private and non-private universities throughout the nation.
In response to the journal, UCLA and UC Berkeley maintained their positions as America’s No. 1 and No. 2 public universities, respectively, whereas UC Santa Barbara (No. 5) moved up one spot on this yr’s record. Three different campuses additionally landed within the prime 10: UC San Diego (No. 8), UC Irvine (No. 9), and UC Davis (No. 10).
Among the many prime 100 private and non-private universities, UC campuses additionally posted a powerful exhibiting. UC Merced (No. 93), the system’s latest campus, made the record for the second yr in a row. UCLA (No. 20), UC Berkeley (No. 22), UC Santa Barbara (No. 28), UC San Diego (No. 34), UC Irvine (No. 36), UC Davis (No. 38) and UC Riverside (No. 83) have been all within the prime 100. U.S. Information makes use of a full vary of undergraduate majors, plus grasp’s and doctoral applications, to find out which universities make the lower. The chosen faculties additionally produce groundbreaking analysis, in keeping with the journal.
“These rankings underscore the world-class training UC offers,” mentioned UC President Michael V. Drake, M.D. “Entry, affordability and excellence stay hallmarks of the College. We’re happy that U.S. Information and World Report continues to acknowledge UC for its achievements.”
All 9 UC undergraduate campuses as soon as once more claimed spots within the prime 100 for social mobility amongst private and non-private universities nationwide. The highest 20 embrace six UC campuses: UC Riverside (No. 1), UC Irvine (No. 2), UC Merced (No. 4), UC Santa Cruz (No. 12), in addition to UC Santa Barbara and UC Davis (tied for No. 16). U.S. Information measures social mobility as a college’s means to graduate Pell Grant recipients, sometimes college students from households who earn lower than $50,000.
Six UC campuses additionally scored within the prime 20 of the Finest Schools for Veterans class. UCLA positioned No. 5 on the journal’s record adopted by UC Berkeley (No. 7), UC Santa Barbara (No. 10), UC San Diego (No. 13), UC Irvine (No. 15), and UC Davis (No. 16). For this class, U.S. Information assesses a campus’s G.I. Invoice certification, 2022 Finest Schools rating, and enrollment of full- and part-time undergraduate veterans and undergraduate energetic service members.
U.S. Information and World Report publishes its record of finest American faculties and universities every fall. Its main standards are educational status, monetary sources and undergraduate admissions selectivity.
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