Colleges in California: Ratings & Statistics
There are over 700 colleges in California. This is 10% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in California with most colleges are Pasadena, Los Angeles, Claremont, Santa Barbara and Irvine. You may find a list of all categories of California colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of California of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in California
Visit the top colleges in California. Click on a college bellow to find the detailed information.
- California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
- Stanford University, Stanford
- California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco
- University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley
- University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles
- University of Southern California, Los Angeles
- University of California-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
- University of California Irvine, Irvine
- University of California San Diego, La Jolla
- Pepperdine University, Malibu
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in California based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of California.
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Find in California
Colleges of California are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find California colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (145)
- Private Colleges (383)
- Community Colleges (43)
- Universities (152)
- Training Schools (51)