| | |
Please select a school type.

University of California--Santa Cruz

request a brochure
Academics and Majors

UC Santa Cruz Students Say...

The University of California—Santa Cruz offers one of the nation’s best com­binations of “focus on scholastic endeavors in a beautiful forest setting” and is, by all accounts “a great place to live and study!” Students attribute their enthu­siasm to “intelligent, eloquent, and easily accessible professors,” academics that are “impressive and challe... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

Office of Admissions, Cook House

1156 High Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95064

United States

Phone: 831-459-4008

Fax: 831-459-4452


Majors & Special Programs
Academic Rating: 79
Most Popular Majors: Art/Art Studies, General
Business/Commerce, General
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other
All Majors: American/United States Studies/Civilization
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Applied Economics
More More
Combined Degree Programs: BA/MA
Joint Engineering Program: Computer Engineering
Other Joint Degree Programs: Economics/Applied Economics, Business Management Economics, Global Economic
Special Study Options: Cooperative
Cross Registration
Double Major
Exchange Student
Honors Program
Student Designed Major
Study Abroad
Teacher Certification
Required Coursework: Arts/fine arts
English (including composition)
Sciences (biological or physical)
Social science

Other required coursework:
A writing-intensive course is required, and a U.S. ethnic minorities/non-Western society course is required. Also, a senior examination or equivalent body of work is required of all seniors prior to graduation.
More More
Faculty & Class Information
Student Faculty Ratio:19.2:1
Total Faculty:778
Classes Taught by TAs:0%
Most Frequent Class Size:10 - 19
Most Frequent Lab & Sub-Section Size:10 - 19
More More

Key Statistics

Academics & Majors

  • Academic Rating:
  • Academic Calendar:
  • Student Faculty Ratio:
  • Total Faculty:
Need help researching schools? College Recruiter is a free service