10 Best Dental schools in California, US

Below is the list of best universities in California ranked based on their research performance in Dentistry. A graph of 245K citations received by 4.33K academic papers made by 10 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. University of California - San Francisco

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

2. University of California - Los Angeles

For Dentistry

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

3. University of Southern California

For Dentistry

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

4. Loma Linda University

For Dentistry

Enrollment
4,468
Male:Female
34:66
Founded
1905

5. University of the Pacific

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$32,780

6. Stanford University

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

7. University of California - Davis

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

8. University of California-San Diego

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

9. University of California - Irvine

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

10. University of California - Berkeley

For Dentistry

Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

Closest to California states to learn Dentistry

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oregon 3 31
Arizona 3 102
Colorado 4 59
Nebraska 3 56
Texas 13 7
Oklahoma 4 57
Missouri 5 38
Louisiana 3 28
Wisconsin 3 52
Illinois 7 25
Indiana 4 18
Michigan 4 1
Tennessee 4 47
Alabama 3 22
Ohio 8 17
Georgia 4 12
South Carolina 3 58
North Carolina 5 2
Virginia 3 41
Pennsylvania 13 10
Florida 6 14
District of Columbia 4 32
Maryland 6 23
New York 15 6
New Jersey 3 48
Connecticut 2 35
Massachusetts 9 5