PROGRAMS AND RANKINGS

University of California-Santa Barbara

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Carnegie Classification

Comprehensive doctoral (no medical/veterinary

Campus Setting

Suburb: midsize

Religious Affiliation

None

Size
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Undergraduates

18,415

Graduate Students

2,995

Professional School Students

NA

Undergraduate Selectivity
Source: IPEDS, 2009

Applicants

47,076

Accepted

23,184

Acceptance Rate

49%

SAT Math, 25th / 75th Percentile

540 / 660

SAT Verbal, 25th / 75th Percentile

520 / 640

Rankings of graduate programs from the latest National Research Council study.

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Art History

Ranked from 19-33 out of 58 peer programs

Comparative Literature

Ranked from 29-44 out of 46 peer programs

Dramatic Art

Ranked from 3-12 out of 27 peer programs

English

Ranked from 23-56 out of 119 peer programs

History

Ranked from 7-19 out of 137 peer programs

Music

Ranked from 43-56 out of 62 peer programs

Philosophy

Ranked from 64-82 out of 90 peer programs

Religious Studies

Ranked from 13-21 out of 40 peer programs

Chemistry

Ranked from 12-43 out of 178 peer programs

Computer Science

Ranked from 3-16 out of 127 peer programs

Geological Sciences

Ranked from 30-78 out of 141 peer programs

Marine Science

Ranked from 2-15 out of 50 peer programs

Mathematics

Ranked from 22-51 out of 127 peer programs

Physics

Ranked from 3-18 out of 161 peer programs

Anthropology

Ranked from 21-47 out of 82 peer programs

Economics

Ranked from 51-69 out of 117 peer programs

Geography

Ranked from 2-5 out of 49 peer programs

Geography (joint program)

Ranked from 18-38 out of 49 peer programs

Linguistics

Ranked from 32-47 out of 52 peer programs

Political Science

Ranked from 56-78 out of 105 peer programs

Psychology

Ranked from 19-50 out of 236 peer programs

Sociology

Ranked from 36-65 out of 118 peer programs