8 Best colleges for Biology in San Diego, CA

Below is the list of best universities in San Diego ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 5.15M citations received by 53.8K academic papers made by 8 universities in San Diego was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

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1. University of California-San Diego

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

2. Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

For Biology

#13 in California
Enrollment
26
Male:Female
50:50

3. San Diego State University

For Biology

#14 in California
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
61%

4. University of San Diego

For Biology

#38 in California
Acceptance Rate
59%
Net Price
$37,547
Receiving Aid
82%
Average Aid
$33,074

5. Ashford University

For Biology

#49 in California
Acceptance Rate
95%
Net Price
$20,910
Receiving Aid
95%
Average Aid
$4,955

6. United States University

For Biology

#52 in California
Net Price
$16,260
Receiving Aid
50%
Average Aid
$3,927
Enrollment
1,981

7. Alliant International University - San Diego

For Biology

#59 in California
Acceptance Rate
38%
Net Price
$25,481
Receiving Aid
33%
Average Aid
$9,411

8. Point Loma Nazarene University

For Biology

#63 in California
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$34,644

Universities for Biology near San Diego

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University
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108 Soka University of America 348
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Aliso Viejo, California
122 University of California - Irvine 49
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Irvine, California
136 Chapman University 360
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Orange, California
141 University of California - Riverside 72
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Riverside, California
146 California State University - Fullerton 285
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Fullerton, California
148 California State University - Long Beach 246
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Long Beach, California
149 Loma Linda University 180
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Loma Linda, California
159 Autonomous University of Baja California 10
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Mexicali
159 Western University of Health Sciences 304
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Pomona, California
161 California State Polytechnic University - Pomona 351
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Pomona, California