39 Best colleges for Philosophy in California, US

Below is the list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Philosophy. A graph of 105K citations received by 8.96K academic papers made by 39 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 Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#14 in California
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$34,713

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#16 in California
Enrollment
2,277
Male:Female
53:47

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#29 in California
Enrollment
213
Male:Female
51:49

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#36 in California
Enrollment
287
Male:Female
58:42

For Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#38 in California
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$34,644

For Philosophy

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

Closest to California states to learn Philosophy

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 8 72
Utah 2 61
Arizona 3 23
Washington 7 20
Colorado 4 32
Kansas 3 81
Texas 17 14
Oklahoma 3 85
Minnesota 9 29
Iowa 3 36
Missouri 5 33
Louisiana 4 114
Wisconsin 4 16
Illinois 16 2
Indiana 7 7
Michigan 8 15
Tennessee 7 66
Alabama 4 97
Kentucky 5 94
Ohio 16 25
Georgia 4 45
South Carolina 3 73
North Carolina 8 19
Virginia 11 31
Pennsylvania 20 10
Florida 10 40
District of Columbia 5 39
Maryland 5 42
New York 32 8
New Jersey 7 3
Vermont 3 93
Connecticut 5 12
Massachusetts 18 1
Rhode Island 3 13
Maine 4 206