(3) Top Regional Universities (California)

This is a sortable database on the top 50 national universities and liberal arts colleges in America. The information contained in the database reflects the most recent information collected from various sources, including US News and World Report Rank America's Best Colleges (2015) and college websites.
 
EXPLANATORY NOTES
USN&WR Rank = Overall Score in US News and World Report Rank America's Best Colleges (2015)
Select. Rank = Selectivity Rank in US News and World Report America's Best Colleges (2015)
Location Type = Rural, Suburban, Urban
ED/EA/SCEA = Early Decision/Early Action/Single-Choice Early Action
UG Pop. = Undergraduate Poplulation
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USN RankName of CollegeSelect. RankCity StateLocation TypePublic/ PrivateReligious AffUG Pop.Admission RateED/EA/ SCEAApplic. Deadline (Early)Applic. Deadline (Reg)SAT Score AverageWebsite
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USN RankName of CollegeSelect. RankCity StateLocation TypePublic/ PrivateReligious AffUG Pop.Admission RateED/EA/ SCEAApplic. Deadline (Early)Applic. Deadline (Reg)SAT Score AverageWebsite
002 Santa Clara University Santa Clara CA Urban Private Catholic 5,435 58% EA 11/1 1/7 1285 (CR+M only) SCU 
004 Loyola Marymount Univ. Los Angeles CA Suburban Private Roman Catholic 6,087 54% EA 11/1 1/15 1807 LMU 
005 Mills College Oakland CA Urban Private N/A 922 57% EA 11/15 3/1 1705 Mills College 
007 Chapman University Orange CA Suburban Private Christian 6,005 45% EA 11/15 1/15 1920 Chapman  
010 Cal. Poly State U.-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo CA Suburban Public N/A 18,762 35% ED 10/31 11/30 1226 (CR+M only) Cal. Poly-SLO 
011 St. Mary's College of California Moraga CA Suburban Private Roman Catholic 3,055 75% EA 11/15 1/15 1115 (CR+M only) St. Mary's College of California 
012 Univ. of Redlands Redlands CA Suburban Private N/A 3,609 67% EA 11/15 1/15 1145 (CR+M only) Univ. of Redlands 
015 California Lutheran University Thousand Oaks CA Suburban Private Lutheran 2,888 48% EA 11/1 1/1 1640 California Lutheran University 
016 Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego CA Urban Private Church of the Nazarene 2,556 67% EA 11/15 2/15 1147 (CR+M only) PLNU 
023 Mount St. Mary's College Los Angeles CA Urban Private Roman Catholic 2,625 91% EA 12/1 2/15 1200  Mount St. Mary's College 
031 Cal. Poly Pomona Pomona CA Suburban Public N/A 15942 53% 11/30 1014 (CR+M only) CSU-Pomona 
033 Dominican University of California San Rafael CA Suburb Private N.A 1,603 78% 2/1 1590 Dominican 
033 Cal. State u.-Long Beach Long Beach CA Urban Public 30,474 35% 11/30 1120 (CR+M only) CSULB 
035 Cal. State University - Chico Chico CA Rural Public 15,316 67% 11/30 1058 (CR+M only) Chico State 
038 California Baptist University Riverside CA Suburb Private California Southern Baptist 5,797 79% Rolling 1510 Cal Baptist 
038 San Jose State University San Jose CA Urban Public N/A 25,862 64% 11/30 1500 SJSU 
040 Fresno Pacific University Fresno CA  Private Mennonite Brethren Church 2,800 78% EA 11/15 3/1 1300 (CR+M only) FPU 
040 Cal. State Fullerton Fullerton CA Urban Public N/A 32,649 48% 11/30 1478 CSUF 
043 Sonoma State University Rohnert Park CA Suburb Public N/A 8,351 90% 11/30 1522 Sonoma 
046 California State Univ.-Fresno Fresno CA Urban Public N/A 20,295 60% 11/30 1395 CSU-Fresno 
051 Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont CA Suburb Private Roman Catholic 1,183 75% EA 12/1 Rolling 1457 NDNU 
051 Concordia University Irvine CA Suburb Private Lutheran Church 1,944 67% Rolling 1018 (CR+M only) CUI 
055 California State U.-Stanislaus Turlock CA Suburb Public N/A 7,754 74% 11/30 920 (CR+M only) CSUStan 
056 La Sierra University Riverside CA Surburb Private Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1,897 47% 2/1 1405 La Sierra 
056 Woodbury University Burbank CA Suburb Private N/A 1,249 57% 3/1 1440 Woodbury 
058 California State U.-Sacramento Sacramento CA Urban Public N/A 26,012 71% 11/30 950 (CR+M only) CSUSB 
058 San Francisco State University San Francisco CA Urban Public N/A 26,156 60% 11/30 997 (CR+M only) SFSU 
058 Humboldt State University Arcata CA Rural Public N/A 7,753 76% 11/30 1045 Humboldt State 
066 Calif. State U.-San Bernardino San Bernardino CA Suburb Public N/A 16,083 55% 11/30 900 (CR+M only) CSUSB 
066 California State U.-Northridge Los Angeles CA Suburb Public N/A 33,771 61% 11/30 920 (CR+M only) CSUN 
068 California State U.-Monterey Bay Seaside CA Suburb Public N/A 5,303 45% 11/30 970 (CR+M only) CSUMB 
068 Holy Names University Oakland CA Urban Private Roman Catholic 890 57% 3/2 910 (CR+M only) HNU 
075 California State U.-Channel Islands Camarillo CA Rural Public N/A 4,963 64% 11/30 955 (CR+M only) CSUCI 
080 California State Univ.-Bakersfield Bakersfield CA Suburb Public N/A 7,669 66% 11/30 905 (CR+M only) CSUB 
084 California State Univ.-San Marcos San Marcos CA Suburb Public N/A 9,929 67% 11/30 965 (CR+M only) CSUSM 
084 California State U.-Los Angeles University Hills, Los Angeles CA Urban Public N/A 19,589 63% 11/30 880 (CR+M only) CSULA 
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