36 Best colleges for Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) in California, US

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EduRank

Below is a list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Human-Computer Interaction. A graph of 106M citations received by 2.57M academic papers made by 36 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 Human-Computer Interaction

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

2. University of Southern California

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

3. University of California - Berkeley

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

4. University of California-San Diego

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

5. University of California - Irvine

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

6. University of California - Los Angeles

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

7. University of California - Santa Barbara

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

8. University of California - Santa Cruz

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

9. University of California - Davis

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

10. California Institute of Technology

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

11. University of California - San Francisco

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

12. California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

13. Naval Postgraduate School

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

14. San Diego State University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

15. San Jose State University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

16. Claremont Graduate University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

17. University of California - Riverside

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

18. University of San Francisco

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

19. University of California - Merced

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

20. San Francisco State University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

21. California State University - Northridge

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

22. Palo Alto University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

23. California State University - Long Beach

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

24. California State University - Los Angeles

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

25. Santa Clara University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

26. California State University - Fullerton

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

27. California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

28. Harvey Mudd College

For Human-Computer Interaction

Acceptance Rate
10%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$33,838

29. California State University - San Bernardino

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

30. California State University - Sacramento

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

31. California State University - East Bay

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

32. Loyola Marymount University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

33. California State University - Fresno

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

34. University of San Diego

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

35. Chapman University

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

36. Pomona College

For Human-Computer Interaction

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

Closest to California states to learn Human-Computer Interaction

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 4 49
Utah 4 43
Arizona 4 14
Idaho 3 215
Washington 6 5
Colorado 8 15
New Mexico 3 86
Nebraska 4 100
Kansas 4 90
Texas 31 13
Oklahoma 3 138
North Dakota 3 178
Minnesota 5 35
Iowa 4 38
Missouri 7 89
Arkansas 5 82
Louisiana 5 141
Wisconsin 6 16
Illinois 14 10
Mississippi 3 114
Indiana 9 30
Michigan 10 6
Tennessee 10 42
Alabama 5 113
Kentucky 3 88
Ohio 16 22
Georgia 8 2
South Carolina 4 53
North Carolina 12 19
Virginia 9 11
Pennsylvania 19 1
Florida 15 20
District of Columbia 6 74
Maryland 9 9
New York 36 18
New Jersey 11 29
Connecticut 7 44
Massachusetts 17 4
New Hampshire 3 72
Rhode Island 3 59