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2024 Best Colleges for Political Science in California

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  1. #1 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    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,

  2. #2 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    Stanford University

    4 Year,

    STANFORD, CA,

    1275 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,

  3. #3 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    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,

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  5. #4 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    University of California - Berkeley

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    4 Year,

    BERKELEY, CA,

    4454 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,

  6. #6 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    University of California - Davis

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    4 Year,

    DAVIS, CA,

    5477 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,

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  8. #7 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    University of Southern California

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    4025 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,

  9. #8 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    University of California - San Diego

    4 Year,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    3955 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Although I have not been a member of the UC San Diego community for long, I have definitely enjoyed it so far. As a commuter, I worried I wouldn’t be able to participate much in campus activities but....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 34%,

    Net Price: $15,632,

  10. #11 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    Occidental College

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My top priority entering college was to receive a strong education, build community, and measure personal and academic growth by the end of my 4 years here. I absolutely adore the classes Occidental....

    Read 506 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 38%,

    Net Price: $43,047,

    SAT Range: 1340-1490,

  11. #12 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    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. #13 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    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,

  13. #14 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    Loyola Marymount University

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    1744 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,

  14. #15 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    San Diego State University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    5391 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,

  15. #16 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    University of San Diego

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    1953 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 1953 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $34,155,

    SAT Range: 1190-1370,

  16. #20 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    University of California - Riverside

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    4 Year,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    3687 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have had the pleasure of attending UCR, and my overall experience has been incredibly positive. The sense of community at the campus is truly remarkable. Everyone, from fellow students to faculty...One standout aspect of my time at UCR has been the exceptional professors. I consider myself privileged to have had instructors who go above and beyond to create a supportive learning environment....The friendliness and approachability of the entire UCR community have created a welcoming environment. Whether in classrooms, common areas, or during campus events, there is a palpable sense of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 65%,

    Net Price: $13,502,

    SAT Range: 1080-1280,

  17. #21 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

    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,

  18. #24 Best Colleges for Political Science in California.

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

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    4 Year,

    SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA,

    3990 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,

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