24 Best colleges for Optical Engineering in California, US

Below is the list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Optical Engineering. A graph of 1.76M citations received by 45.9K academic papers made by 24 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 Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

#22 in California
Acceptance Rate
18%
Average SAT
1530
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$37,192

For Optical Engineering

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

For Optical Engineering

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

Closest to California states to learn Optical Engineering

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 5 82
Utah 3 30
Arizona 3 7
Colorado 7 23
New Mexico 3 40
Nebraska 3 67
Kansas 3 80
Texas 19 19
Oklahoma 5 72
Minnesota 6 34
Missouri 6 38
Arkansas 4 101
Louisiana 5 81
Wisconsin 6 26
Illinois 8 11
Indiana 6 16
Michigan 9 6
Tennessee 8 64
Alabama 7 73
Kentucky 2 99
Ohio 14 32
Georgia 5 21
South Carolina 3 84
North Carolina 7 18
Virginia 8 47
Pennsylvania 15 17
Florida 11 10
District of Columbia 6 130
Maryland 8 31
New York 28 8
New Jersey 4 13
Connecticut 4 42
Massachusetts 18 1