Best Economics Colleges in California

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in California that offer Economics degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 114 Economics schools located within California. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Economics Colleges in California for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA

University of Southern California offers 8 Economics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 388 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 223 Bachelor's degrees, 161 Master's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 52 Reviews
2 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
UC Berkeley

University of California-Berkeley offers 4 Economics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 653 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 630 Bachelor's degrees, 18 Doctoral degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 140 Reviews
3 Stanford University Stanford, CA

Stanford University offers 4 Economics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 142 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 98 Bachelor's degrees, 29 Doctoral degrees, and 15 Master's degrees.

Based on 64 Reviews
4 Pepperdine University Malibu, CA

Pepperdine University offers 2 Economics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 50 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 50 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
5 University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

University of California-Los Angeles offers 10 Economics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 939 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 895 Bachelor's degrees, 30 Master's degrees, and 14 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 88 Reviews
6 University of San Diego San Diego, CA

University of San Diego offers 5 Economics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 52 Bachelor's degrees, and 13 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
7 Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara University offers 3 Economics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 124 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 124 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
8 University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA

University of San Francisco offers 7 Economics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 86 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 50 Bachelor's degrees, and 36 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
9 University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA

University of California-Irvine offers 9 Economics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 670 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 644 Bachelor's degrees, 13 Doctoral degrees, and 13 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 University of Redlands Redlands, CA

University of Redlands offers 4 Economics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Economics with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Southern California University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
16 : 1 43,401
University of California-Berkeley University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
21 : 1 38,189
Stanford University Stanford University Stanford, CA
5/5
6 : 1 16,980
Pepperdine University Pepperdine University Malibu, CA
5/5
16 : 1 7,632
University of California-Los Angeles University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
3/5
12 : 1 41,908
University of San Diego University of San Diego San Diego, CA
5/5
15 : 1 8,251
Santa Clara University Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,680
University of San Francisco University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA
5/5
15 : 1 10,797
University of California-Irvine University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA
3/5
17 : 1 30,836
University of Redlands University of Redlands Redlands, CA
5/5
16 : 1 5,215
California Institute of Technology California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA
5/5
7 : 1 2,255
California Lutheran University California Lutheran University Thousand Oaks, CA
5/5
16 : 1 4,126
Loyola Marymount University Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, CA
5/5
13 : 1 9,392
San Diego State University San Diego State University San Diego, CA
2/5
31 : 1 34,254
Point Loma Nazarene University Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego, CA
5/5
18 : 1 3,663
University of California-Santa Cruz University of California-Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA
3/5
27 : 1 17,868
Claremont McKenna College Claremont McKenna College Claremont, CA
5/5
8 : 1 1,349
University of California-San Diego University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA
3/5
15 : 1 32,906
University of California-Santa Barbara University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA
3/5
24 : 1 23,497
University of California-Davis University of California-Davis Davis, CA
3/5
15 : 1 35,186
Chapman University Chapman University Orange, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,305
La Sierra University La Sierra University Riverside, CA
5/5
16 : 1 2,476
University of California-Riverside University of California-Riverside Riverside, CA
3/5
24 : 1 21,385
Saint Mary's College of California Saint Mary's College of California Moraga, CA
5/5
10 : 1 4,030
California State University-Long Beach California State University-Long Beach Long Beach, CA
2/5
27 : 1 37,446

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