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Universities In California

There are total 137(approx) officially recognized/accredited universities or other higher educational institutions in California
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in California

Area Of StudyUniversity Count
Total Universities In California137
Arts & Humanities94
Business & Social Sciences91
Language & Cultural57
Medicine & Health63
Engineering52
Science78
Universities Offering All Courses32
RankUniversityTown
1Stanford UniversityStanford ...
2University of California, BerkeleyBerkeley ...
3University of California, Los AngelesLos Angeles ...
4University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles
5University of California, San DiegoSan Diego ...
6University of California, IrvineIrvine ...
7University of California, DavisDavis ...
8California Institute of TechnologyPasadena
9University of California, Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara ...
10University of California, Santa CruzSanta Cruz ...
11University of California, San FranciscoSan Francisco ...
12University of California, RiversideRiverside ...
13San Diego State UniversitySan Diego ...
14California State University, NorthridgeNorthridge
15San José State UniversitySan José
16San Francisco State UniversitySan Francisco
17Santa Clara UniversitySanta Clara
18California State University, FullertonFullerton ...
19California Polytechnic State University, San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo
20California State University, Long BeachLong Beach
21University of San FranciscoSan Francisco
22California State Polytechnic University, PomonaPomona
23Pepperdine UniversityMalibu ...
24California State University, SacramentoSacramento
25Chapman UniversityOrange
26University of San DiegoSan Diego
27California State University, ChicoChico
28Humboldt State UniversityArcata
29Loma Linda UniversityLoma Linda
30Loyola Marymount UniversityLos Angeles
31Harvey Mudd CollegeClaremont ...
32California State University, Los AngelesLos Angeles
33Sonoma State UniversityRohnert Park
34Pomona CollegeClaremont
35California State University, San BernardinoSan Bernardino ...
36California State University, FresnoFresno
37University of California, MercedMerced ...
38Biola UniversityLa Mirada
39California State University, Dominguez HillsCarson ...
40Naval Postgraduate SchoolMonterey
41California State University, StanislausTurlock ...
42California State University San MarcosSan Marcos ...
43Occidental CollegeLos Angeles
44University of the PacificStockton ...
45ArtCenter College of DesignPasadena
46California State University, East BayHayward ...
47Azusa Pacific UniversityAzusa
48Pitzer CollegeClaremont
49Academy of Art UniversitySan Francisco
50Claremont Graduate UniversityClaremont ...
51University of California, Hastings College of the LawSan Francisco
52California State University, Monterey BaySeaside
53Claremont McKenna CollegeClaremont
54Saint Mary's College of CaliforniaMoraga
55California College of the ArtsSan Francisco ...
56National UniversityLa Jolla
57Golden Gate UniversitySan Francisco ...
58California State University Channel IslandsCamarillo
59Dominican University of CaliforniaSan Rafael
60California Lutheran UniversityThousand Oaks
61University of RedlandsRedlands
62Mills CollegeOakland
63California Institute of Integral StudiesSan Francisco
64California State University, BakersfieldBakersfield
65University of La VerneLa Verne ...
66Otis College of Art and DesignLos Angeles
67Keck Graduate InstituteClaremont
68Westmont CollegeSanta Barbara
69Whittier CollegeWhittier
70Western University of Health SciencesPomona
71California Baptist UniversityRiverside ...
72Alliant International UniversitySan Diego ...
73San Francisco Art InstituteSan Francisco
74Pacific Union CollegeAngwin
75Point Loma Nazarene UniversitySan Diego ...
76Fresno Pacific UniversityFresno ...
77Concordia University IrvineIrvine
78Brandman UniversityIrvine
79La Sierra UniversityRiverside
80Southwestern Law SchoolLos Angeles
81Southern California Institute of ArchitectureLos Angeles
82Fielding Graduate UniversitySanta Barbara
83California State University Maritime AcademyVallejo
84Woodbury UniversityBurbank ...
85Soka University of AmericaAliso Viejo
86San Francisco Conservatory of MusicSan Francisco
87Vanguard University of Southern CaliforniaCosta Mesa ...
88The Master's UniversitySanta Clarita
89Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and ScienceLos Angeles
90Thomas Aquinas CollegeSanta Paula
91John F. Kennedy UniversityPleasant Hill ...
92American Jewish UniversityLos Angeles ...
93Holy Names UniversityOakland
94California Western School of LawSan Diego
95Samuel Merritt UniversityOakland
96Thomas Jefferson School of LawSan Diego
97The Chicago School of Professional PsychologyLos Angeles ...
98NewSchool of Architecture and DesignSan Diego
99West Coast University-Los AngelesNorth Hollywood
100Palo Alto UniversityPalo Alto
101Cogswell University of Silicon ValleySan Jose ...
102Notre Dame de Namur UniversityBelmont
103California Institute of the ArtsValencia
104Hope International UniversityFullerton
105William Jessup UniversityRocklin ...
106Menlo CollegeAtherton ...
107Pacifica Graduate InstituteCarpinteria ...
108Mount Saint Mary's UniversityLos Angeles
109Saybrook UniversityPasadena
110University of St. Augustine for Health SciencesSan Marcos ...
111Touro University CaliforniaVallejo
112Scripps CollegeClaremont
113Columbia College HollywoodTarzana
114Simpson UniversityRedding
115Pardee RAND Graduate SchoolSanta Monica
116University of the WestRosemead
117San Diego Christian CollegeSantee
118Life Pacific CollegeSan Dimas ...
119Marshall B. Ketchum UniversityFullerton ...
120Laguna College of Art and DesignLaguna Beach
121Pacific Oaks CollegePasadena
122Dominican School of Philosophy & TheologyBerkeley
123American Film Institute ConservatoryLos Angeles
124Marymount California UniversityRancho Palos Verdes
125Sofia UniversityPalo Alto
126Humphreys UniversityStockton
127John Paul the Great Catholic UniversityEscondido
128The Wright InstituteBerkeley
129San Joaquin College of LawClovis
130United States UniversitySan Diego
131The University of West Los AngelesInglewood
132Dharma Realm Buddhist UniversityUkiah
133Bethesda UniversityAnaheim
134Providence Christian CollegePasadena
UnAntioch University Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara
UnIrell and Manella Graduate School of Biological SciencesDuarte
UnAntioch University Los AngelesCulver City

Higher Education Snapshot of California

  • University Overview of California

    At present, there are 137 officially represented higher education institution in the California, which may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree
  • Private Vs Public University in California

    Out of 137 officially recognized institution there are 34 (public + public state) Public university, 102 Private university and 0 as public private partnership. Rest institution of California has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that private institutions in California are at majority which holds upto 76% of total university

  • Profitable Vs Non-Profit University in California

    Out of 137 officially recognized institution there are 127 non profitable in nature, whereas 10 are profit making universities. Rest institution of California has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that non-profitable institutions in California are at majority which holds upto 92% of total university

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