49 Best colleges for Advertising in California, US

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Below is a list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Advertising. A graph of 106M citations received by 2.57M academic papers made by 49 universities in California was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Stanford University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
4%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$14,402

2. University of California - Berkeley

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
61%
Average Aid
$21,406
Enrollment
45,036

3. University of Southern California

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
13%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$26,021

4. University of California - Los Angeles

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
11%
Receiving Aid
56%
Average Aid
$17,592
Enrollment
46,116

5. University of California-San Diego

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
34%
Receiving Aid
54%
Average Aid
$18,083
Enrollment
41,885

6. University of California - Irvine

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
29%
Receiving Aid
79%
Average Aid
$16,868
Enrollment
36,505

7. University of California - Davis

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
49%
Receiving Aid
65%
Average Aid
$17,628
Enrollment
40,050

8. University of California - Santa Barbara

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
29%
Receiving Aid
58%
Average Aid
$18,107
Enrollment
26,124

9. University of California - San Francisco

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,165
Male:Female
35:65
Founded
1864

10. San Diego State University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
38%
Receiving Aid
58%
Average Aid
$9,026
Enrollment
36,484

11. San Jose State University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
84%
Receiving Aid
69%
Average Aid
$9,184
Enrollment
37,133

12. California Institute of Technology

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
4%
Net Price
$30,162
Receiving Aid
67%
Average Aid
$47,556

13. Loyola Marymount University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$40,180

14. California State University - Fullerton

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
59%
Receiving Aid
79%
Average Aid
$9,215
Enrollment
40,738

15. University of California - Riverside

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
65%
Receiving Aid
82%
Average Aid
$18,676
Enrollment
26,847

16. University of California - Santa Cruz

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
59%
Receiving Aid
63%
Average Aid
$19,199
Enrollment
19,841

17. San Francisco State University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
93%
Receiving Aid
77%
Average Aid
$9,586
Enrollment
26,899

18. Santa Clara University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
54%
Average SAT
1410
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$48,469

19. California State University - Long Beach

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
47%
Receiving Aid
80%
Average Aid
$9,433
Enrollment
40,190

20. University of San Francisco

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1290
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$39,825

21. Claremont Graduate University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
1,953
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1925

22. California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
33%
Receiving Aid
65%
Average Aid
$5,988
Enrollment
22,231

23. Chapman University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1310
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$40,451

24. California State University - Northridge

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
88%
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$10,882
Enrollment
40,108

25. University of San Diego

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
53%
Net Price
$34,155
Receiving Aid
84%
Average Aid
$34,413

26. California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
61%
Receiving Aid
80%
Average Aid
$9,025
Enrollment
29,456

27. California State University - Fresno

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
97%
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$10,314
Enrollment
25,047

28. California State University - Sacramento

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
83%
Average Aid
$9,769
Enrollment
32,498

29. Sonoma State University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,547
Enrollment
7,371

30. California State University - San Bernardino

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
91%
Receiving Aid
89%
Average Aid
$10,157
Enrollment
19,514

31. California State University - Chico

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
85%
Receiving Aid
71%
Average Aid
$8,691
Enrollment
15,702

32. Naval Postgraduate School

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
23%
Enrollment
2,787
Male:Female
79:21
Founded
1909

33. California State University - Los Angeles

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
91%
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$10,909
Enrollment
27,513

34. University of the Pacific

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$21,311

35. California State University - Stanislaus

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
95%
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$9,785
Enrollment
10,481

36. Loma Linda University

For Advertising

Enrollment
4,390
Male:Female
33:67
Founded
1905

37. Pepperdine University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$40,945

38. California State University - East Bay

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
82%
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$8,540
Enrollment
15,189

39. Claremont McKenna College

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$21,663

40. California State University - San Marcos

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
93%
Receiving Aid
77%
Average Aid
$9,298
Enrollment
16,255

41. Humboldt State University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
91%
Receiving Aid
81%
Average Aid
$9,716
Enrollment
5,908

42. Alliant International University - San Diego

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$25,481
Receiving Aid
33%
Average Aid
$9,411

43. Palo Alto University

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
1,149
Male:Female
17:83
Founded
1975

44. California State University - Dominguez Hills

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
90%
Receiving Aid
90%
Average Aid
$10,180
Enrollment
17,837

45. Occidental College

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
38%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$43,047

46. Pomona College

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,000

47. University of California - Merced

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
87%
Receiving Aid
93%
Average Aid
$21,623
Enrollment
9,093

48. California State University - Bakersfield

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
85%
Receiving Aid
90%
Average Aid
$10,725
Enrollment
10,972

49. Golden Gate University - San Francisco

For Advertising

Acceptance Rate
83%
Enrollment
2,425
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1901

Closest to California states to learn Advertising

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 6 94
Utah 6 57
Arizona 4 19
Idaho 3 262
Washington 9 13
Colorado 10 90
Nebraska 5 104
South Dakota 3 430
Kansas 5 78
Texas 36 3
Oklahoma 5 99
North Dakota 3 171
Minnesota 9 21
Iowa 6 34
Missouri 9 31
Arkansas 6 114
Louisiana 10 75
Wisconsin 10 18
Illinois 20 10
Mississippi 5 101
Indiana 13 26
Michigan 11 2
Tennessee 12 59
Alabama 8 42
Kentucky 6 52
Ohio 19 14
Georgia 15 36
South Carolina 8 45
North Carolina 15 24
Virginia 13 28
Pennsylvania 30 4
Florida 22 12
District of Columbia 5 76
Maryland 12 25
New York 62 11
New Jersey 16 29
Vermont 3 211
Connecticut 12 15
Massachusetts 30 16
New Hampshire 3 48
Rhode Island 6 135
Maine 5 229