Best Liberal Arts And General Studies Colleges in California

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in California that offer Liberal Arts And General Studies 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 212 Liberal Arts And General Studies 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 Liberal Arts And General Studies Colleges in California for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Stanford University Stanford, CA

Stanford University offers 3 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 145 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 104 Master's degrees, and 41 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 64 Reviews
2 University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA

University of Southern California offers 5 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 42 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 21 Master's degrees, 20 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Bachelor's degree.

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

University of California-Berkeley offers 4 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 184 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 82 Master's degrees, 73 Certificates degrees, and 29 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 140 Reviews
4 University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

University of California-Los Angeles offers 2 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 265 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 217 Master's degrees, and 48 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 88 Reviews
5 Pepperdine University Malibu, CA

Pepperdine University offers 7 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 165 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 118 Master's degrees, 25 Bachelor's degrees, and 22 Doctoral degrees.

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

Santa Clara University offers 3 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 40 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 22 Bachelor's degrees, and 18 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
7 University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA

University of California-Santa Barbara offers 5 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 190 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 91 Master's degrees, 80 Certificates degrees, 17 Doctoral degrees, and 2 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 52 Reviews
8 Chapman University Orange, CA

Chapman University offers 4 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 59 Bachelor's degrees, 5 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Based on 24 Reviews
9 University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA

University of California-San Diego offers 2 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 55 Master's degrees, and 10 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
10 University of California-Davis Davis, CA

University of California-Davis offers 3 Liberal Arts And General Studies Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 297 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts And General Studies with students earning 154 Certificates degrees, 130 Master's degrees, and 13 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 92 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Stanford University Stanford University Stanford, CA
5/5
6 : 1 16,980
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
University of California-Los Angeles University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
3/5
12 : 1 41,908
Pepperdine University Pepperdine University Malibu, CA
5/5
16 : 1 7,632
Santa Clara University Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,680
University of California-Santa Barbara University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA
3/5
24 : 1 23,497
Chapman University Chapman University Orange, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,305
University of California-San Diego University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA
3/5
15 : 1 32,906
University of California-Davis University of California-Davis Davis, CA
3/5
15 : 1 35,186
University of California-Irvine University of California-Irvine Irvine, CA
3/5
17 : 1 30,836
University of San Diego University of San Diego San Diego, CA
5/5
15 : 1 8,251
Loyola Marymount University Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, CA
5/5
13 : 1 9,392
University of San Francisco University of San Francisco San Francisco, CA
5/5
15 : 1 10,797
University of the Pacific University of the Pacific Stockton, CA
5/5
12 : 1 6,281
University of La Verne University of La Verne La Verne, CA
5/5
21 : 1 8,334
San Diego State University San Diego State University San Diego, CA
2/5
31 : 1 34,254
University of Redlands University of Redlands Redlands, CA
5/5
16 : 1 5,215
Saint Mary's College of California Saint Mary's College of California Moraga, CA
5/5
10 : 1 4,030
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo, CA
3/5
23 : 1 20,944
California State University-Long Beach California State University-Long Beach Long Beach, CA
2/5
27 : 1 37,446
California State University-Fullerton California State University-Fullerton Fullerton, CA
2/5
30 : 1 38,948
University of California-Riverside University of California-Riverside Riverside, CA
3/5
24 : 1 21,385
Fresno Pacific University Fresno Pacific University Fresno, CA
5/5
13 : 1 3,342
San Francisco State University San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA
2/5
28 : 1 30,256

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