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The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley, Berkeley, Cal, or California) is a public research university in Berkeley, California. It was founded in 1868 and serves as the flagship institution of the ten research universities affiliated with the University of California system. Berkeley has since grown to instruct over 40,000 students in approximately 350 undergraduate and graduate degree programs covering numerous disciplines.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2020 Best Colleges in America
#24 of 6828
2020 Best Colleges in California
#4 of 703
2020 Best Public Colleges in California
#1 of 188
Out of 24 majors categories at University of California-Berkeley, the 5 most popular are listed below.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from University of California-Berkeley within four or six years.
University of California-Santa CruzSanta Cruz, CA •
University of California-MercedMerced, CA
University of California-Los AngelesLos Angeles, CA •
University of California-DavisDavis, CA •
University of California-IrvineIrvine, CA •
University of California-Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara, CA •