59 Best colleges for Economics in California, US

Below is the list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 3.49M citations received by 60.1K academic papers made by 59 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.

For Economics

#1 in California
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Economics

#2 in California
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Economics

#3 in California
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Economics

#4 in California
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

For Economics

#5 in California
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Economics

#6 in California
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

For Economics

#7 in California
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

For Economics

#8 in California
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1345
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Economics

#9 in California
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1555
Average ACT
36
Net Price
$26,591

For Economics

#10 in California
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
67%

For Economics

#11 in California
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

For Economics

#12 in California
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
91%

For Economics

#13 in California
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$48,284

For Economics

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

For Economics

#15 in California
Enrollment
2,866
Male:Female
79:21
Founded
1909

For Economics

#16 in California
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1090
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
80%

For Economics

#17 in California
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
78%

For Economics

#18 in California
Acceptance Rate
42%
Average SAT
1305
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$46,550

For Economics

#19 in California
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$42,801

For Economics

#20 in California
Enrollment
1,949
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1925

For Economics

#21 in California
Acceptance Rate
13%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$22,004

For Economics

#22 in California
Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$48,758

For Economics

#23 in California
Acceptance Rate
38%
Average SAT
1315
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
64%

For Economics

#24 in California
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
72%

For Economics

#25 in California
Acceptance Rate
42%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
80%

For Economics

#26 in California
Acceptance Rate
58%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$44,327

For Economics

#27 in California
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
79%

For Economics

#28 in California
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
87%

For Economics

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

For Economics

#30 in California
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$32,780

For Economics

#31 in California
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
85%

For Economics

#32 in California
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
93%

For Economics

#33 in California
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
78%

For Economics

#34 in California
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
965
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
95%

For Economics

#35 in California
Acceptance Rate
90%
Average SAT
995
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
88%

For Economics

#36 in California
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
995
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
89%

For Economics

#37 in California
Acceptance Rate
9%
Net Price
$30,392
Receiving Aid
72%
Average Aid
$44,680

For Economics

#38 in California
Acceptance Rate
81%
Receiving Aid
93%
Average Aid
$10,286
Enrollment
18,687

For Economics

#39 in California
Enrollment
2,472
Male:Female
52:48
Founded
1901

For Economics

#40 in California
Acceptance Rate
41%
Average SAT
1365
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$41,102

For Economics

#41 in California
Acceptance Rate
90%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
74%

For Economics

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

For Economics

#43 in California
Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1162
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$40,401

For Economics

#44 in California
Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
73%

For Economics

#45 in California
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$30,240

For Economics

#46 in California
Acceptance Rate
73%
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$9,390
Enrollment
16,253

For Economics

#47 in California
Acceptance Rate
52%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$16,411

For Economics

#48 in California
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$10,834
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$14,203

For Economics

#49 in California
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
83%

For Economics

#50 in California
Acceptance Rate
89%
Receiving Aid
92%
Average Aid
$10,056
Enrollment
11,163

For Economics

#51 in California
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$40,259

For Economics

#52 in California
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1166
Average ACT
25
Net Price
$27,954

For Economics

#53 in California
Enrollment
4,468
Male:Female
34:66
Founded
1905

For Economics

#54 in California
Enrollment
247
Male:Female
41:59
Founded
1969

For Economics

#55 in California
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
796
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1924

For Economics

#56 in California
Acceptance Rate
78%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$10,620
Enrollment
11,745

For Economics

#57 in California
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
123
Male:Female
56:44
Founded
1970

For Economics

#58 in California
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$30,061

For Economics

#59 in California
Acceptance Rate
94%
Net Price
$31,367
Receiving Aid
95%
Average Aid
$25,444

Closest to California states to learn Economics

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 9 72
Utah 6 78
Arizona 5 29
Idaho 3 212
Washington 11 15
Colorado 11 46
New Mexico 3 107
Nebraska 5 92
Kansas 7 65
Texas 43 21
Oklahoma 6 96
Minnesota 14 24
Iowa 5 43
Missouri 12 42
Arkansas 7 127
Louisiana 9 75
Wisconsin 14 16
Illinois 23 6
Mississippi 5 145
Indiana 11 22
Michigan 15 7
Tennessee 15 51
Alabama 11 84
Kentucky 8 70
Ohio 23 12
Georgia 18 49
South Carolina 9 67
North Carolina 18 17
Virginia 19 37
Pennsylvania 42 3
Florida 23 33
District of Columbia 6 38
Maryland 16 23
New York 65 5
New Jersey 18 14
Vermont 3 128
Hawaii 3 159
Connecticut 14 13
Massachusetts 29 1
New Hampshire 3 53
Rhode Island 6 55
Maine 6 226