University of California-Santa Barbara

University of California-Santa Barbara (referred to as UCSB) is a Public, 4 years school located in Santa Barbara, CA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Barbara is $14,417 for California residents and $44,171 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 26,179 and student to faculty ratio is 5.56% (18 to 1).

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Who Accredits University of California-Santa Barbara

University of California-Santa Barbara is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (2/28/1949 - Current).

University of California-Santa Barbara Overview

University of California-Santa Barbara (referred to as UCSB) is a Public, 4 years school located in Santa Barbara, CA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Barbara is $14,417 for California residents and $44,171 for out-of-state students. The school has a total enrollment of 26,179 and student to faculty ratio is 5.56% (18 to 1).

UCSB 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$44,171
$14,417 for California Residents
Acceptance Rate29%
Student Population26,179
Graduation Rate84%
Student to Faculty Ratio18 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Barbara is $14,417 for California residents and $44,171 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at University of California-Santa Barbara is $13,581 for California residents and $28,683 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. 63% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $18,590 (exclude student loans).

UCSB 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
California Residents$14,417
Out-of-State$44,171
Graduate
California Residents$13,581
Out-of-State$28,683
Average Financial Amount$18,590

The acceptance rate at University of California-Santa Barbara is 29% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16%.
The average SAT score is 1,345 and the average ACT score is 31. University of California-Santa Barbara accepts dual credit, advanced placement(AP) credits.

UCSB 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate29%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16%
SAT Scores1,345
ACT Scores31

University of California-Santa Barbara offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs. University of California-Santa Barbara offers ROTC, study abroad, teacher certification program. On University of California-Santa Barbara campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at UCSB
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Undergraduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

UCSB Key Statistics

Quickly Check the Key Statistics of University of California-Santa Barbara

29%

Acceptance Rate

26,179

Total Number of Students

$44,171

Tuition & Fees

1,097

Total Full-time Faculties

18 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

84%

Graduation Rate

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