8 Best Engineering schools in Los Angeles, CA

Below is the list of best universities in Los Angeles ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 2.58M citations received by 54.1K academic papers made by 8 universities in Los Angeles 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. University of California - Los Angeles

For Engineering

Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

2. University of Southern California

For Engineering

Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

3. California State University - Northridge

For Engineering

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

4. California State University - Los Angeles

For Engineering

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

5. Loyola Marymount University

For Engineering

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

6. Occidental College

For Engineering

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

7. Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science

For Engineering

#55 in California
Acceptance Rate
25%
Net Price
$23,746
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$8,855

8. Pacific States University

For Engineering

#63 in California
Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
0%
Enrollment
26
Male:Female
61:39

Universities for Engineering near Los Angeles

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
14 California Institute of Technology 7
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Pasadena, California
32 California State University - Long Beach 171
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Long Beach, California
38 California State University - Fullerton 273
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Fullerton, California
39 California State Polytechnic University - Pomona 308
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Pomona, California
49 Pomona College 282
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Claremont, California
50 Harvey Mudd College 300
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Claremont, California
58 University of California - Irvine 43
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Irvine, California
85 University of California - Riverside 70
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Riverside, California
91 Loma Linda University 276
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Loma Linda, California
141 University of California - Santa Barbara 23
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Santa Barbara, California

Engineering subfields in Los Angeles