Public Schools

University of California, Berkeley

California, USA

University of California – Berkeley is a public institution that was founded in 1868. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 27,126, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 1,232 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Berkeley has 14 schools and colleges, including a number of graduate and professional schools, such as the School of Optometry and the Graduate School of Journalism. Other graduate programs offered include those in the highly ranked Haas School of Business, Graduate School of Education, College of Engineering and School of Law.

Quick Facts

From a group of academic pioneers in 1868 to the Free Speech Movement in 1964, Berkeley is a place where the brightest minds from across the globe come together to explore, ask questions and improve the world.

Bachelor’s, Master’s degrees, Continuing Studies
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School Type
Male-54%, Female-46%
Tuition & Fees
Tuition - $38,140

Room and board: $13,650
Test Score
Average SAT - 1450 / 1600

TOEFL / IETLS Required
Acceptance Rate / Minimum GPA
Acceptance Rate - 16.7%

Recommended Minimum - 3.85