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2024 Best Colleges for Philosophy in California

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  1. #2 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Stanford University

    4 Year,

    STANFORD, CA,

    1273 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Stanford University was incredibly enriching and transformative. The academic rigor challenged me to push my boundaries and think critically in diverse fields of study. The vibrant....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 4%,

    Net Price: $14,402,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

  2. #5 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of California - Los Angeles

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    5559 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I found the university to be fantastic with the various opportunities offered. The class size, although huge with a graduating class of around 6500, offers a lot of people for making friends. But the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 11%,

    Net Price: $13,393,

  3. #11 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of Southern California

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    4024 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I like the diverse, really friendly community, thoughtful curriculum, experienced teachers, and good campus life. I feel that the community is supportive and that I have many avenues to learn, change...What I would like to see changed is a better work environment for the students and staff, more mediated spaces for discussions on difficult topics, and a better-organized structure for knowing what....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 13%,

    Net Price: $26,021,

    SAT Range: 1410-1540,

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  5. #25 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Pomona College

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    4 Year,

    CLAREMONT, CA,

    421 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Having studied in a few places now, I can say that Pomona is utterly unique in the American higher-ed landscape. As an intimate liberal arts college situated in what is essentially a 6,000-person....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $17,000,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

  6. #41 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of California - Berkeley

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    4 Year,

    BERKELEY, CA,

    4450 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I have loved my time at Berkeley. There is an atmosphere of inclusion and celebration of diversity. I have the most amazing professors who make me love learning! I am majoring in Molecular....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $17,652,

    SAT Range: 1310-1530,

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  8. #43 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of California - Irvine

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    4 Year,

    IRVINE, CA,

    4252 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says It took me some time to adjust to campus life. I was a transfer student and felt out of place while others had been there since their first year had already formed groups and friendships. I found my....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 29%,

    Net Price: $11,633,

    SAT Range: 1230-1430,

  9. #53 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of California - Davis

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    4 Year,

    DAVIS, CA,

    5486 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says UC Davis, part of the prestigious University of California system, stands out as a renowned institution renowned for its excellence in education, research, and community engagement. Located in Davis,...The university prides itself on fostering a collaborative and inclusive learning environment, where students are encouraged to explore their passions and make meaningful contributions to society. Its....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $16,640,

    SAT Range: 1160-1400,

  10. #58 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of California - San Diego

    4 Year,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    3951 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Generally speaking, UCSD is a splendid school. So I major in History and have spent three years on campus (first year online due to COVID). Classes are fine, though I would say undergraduate history....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 34%,

    Net Price: $15,632,

  11. #71 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Pitzer College

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    4 Year,

    CLAREMONT, CA,

    648 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Pitzer in many ways is heaven to me... though perhaps that is just the effect of moving to California as an east-coaster. But really, going to Pitzer was quite a bit like going to the school from....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 18%,

    Net Price: $19,153,

    SAT Range: 1300-1450,

  12. #73 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Occidental College

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    502 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I think one thing that sets Oxy apart from other schools is the relationship you will build with your professors and peers in a class setting. My professors are always really accessible and encourage....

    Read 502 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 38%,

    Net Price: $43,047,

    SAT Range: 1340-1490,

  13. #74 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of San Diego

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    1952 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My time at University of San Diego has been amazing, though it has been short. I have only been at USD for one semester, yet it has been the best four months of my life. There is so much to love...While I believe USD is perfect for me, there is always room for improvement. USD inspires excellence, but I believe students and faculty would both benefit from updated common areas and recreational....

    Read 1952 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $34,155,

    SAT Range: 1190-1370,

  14. #98 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Scripps College

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    4 Year,

    CLAREMONT, CA,

    470 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I'm mostly writing this because my experience of Scripps feels incongruent with my experience here, and I want perspective students to know that Scripps can be a really lovely place. A lot of reviews....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 30%,

    Net Price: $44,770,

    SAT Range: 1380-1520,

  15. #121 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    San Diego State University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    5385 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Being a freshman at SDSU, I have really enjoyed it! All the class I have taken, have been beneficial for my career and learning. I am also in the Weber Honors College, which is extremely beneficial....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 38%,

    Net Price: $6,867,

    SAT Range: 1090-1300,

  16. #130 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly) - San Luis Obispo

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    4 Year,

    SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA,

    3985 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My overall experience with this campus has been resourcefully nourishing. I admire the effort this university takes in marketing and advertising student resources almost every day to facilitate our....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 33%,

    Net Price: $20,708,

    SAT Range: 1240-1440,

  17. #131 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Loyola Marymount University

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    1743 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall, Loyola Marymount University provides a unique college experience with its beautiful campus, smaller--more intimate--classroom sizes, and academically rigorous courses. In my person....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 46%,

    Net Price: $40,180,

    SAT Range: 1250-1420,

  18. #135 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    Chapman University

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    4 Year,

    ORANGE, CA,

    2284 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall, I had a very positive experience going to Chapman. The campus was beautiful; there was always a new part of campus to discover with its unique layout. The professors provided such a positive....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 60%,

    Net Price: $40,451,

    SAT Range: 1210-1410,

  19. #162 Best Colleges for Philosophy in America.

    University of California - Santa Cruz

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    4 Year,

    SANTA CRUZ, CA,

    4030 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a wonderful time here REGARDLESS of the college system being pretty *insert curse word here* flawed. Unfortunately, my freshman year, I was somehow allowed to enroll in an upper-division art....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $19,615,

    SAT Range: 1160-1360,

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