University of California-Davis

University of California-Davis is located in California, Sacramento.

It is ranked as #38 in Best National University.

Kiplinger ranking is 57.

It is a public University.

University of California-Davis offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at University of California-Davis for undergraduate program was 40.96%.

Last year, 78022 students applied for undergraduate program and 31956 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 40.96% makes it moderately competitive to get admission.

7449 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

University of California-Davis had 32197 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

239 students were enrolled in top 5 Masters degree programs.

University of California-Davis offers 107 graduate programs specialization.

University of California-Davis does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is difficult to get into.

For the student who plans to enter the job market upon completing a B.S. degree, the applied physics orientation would be an asset. Jobs also frequently are sent to our email list for distribution. Job opportunities include: national weather services, weather forecasting for broadcast media or private forecasting firms, environmental consulting firms (such as environmental impact reports, wind farm siting), government agencies at all levels from local (air quality districts, planning departments, etc. Other atmospheric science job titles include air pollution specialist, air quality scientist, alternative energy consultant, atmospheric science researcher, climate change analyst, educator, environmental impact assessor, environmental monitoring, environmental scientist, and meteorologist.


University of California-Davis has been ranked 38.

Kiplinger College Outstate rankings rank University of California-Davis at 57

and Kiplinger College instate rankings University of California-Davis at 37


Acceptance Rate: 41.07%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $26,544

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $40,434

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $17,917

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $10,279

University of California-Davis most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Law : 177
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 172
Education : 141
Veterinary Medicine : 131
Medicine : 118

University of California-Davis most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Research and Experimental Psychology : 670
Economics : 618
Biology and Biological Sciences : 295
Human Development and Family Studies : 279
Communication : 275