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2023 Best Colleges for Public Health Studies in California

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  1. #10 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    University of Southern California

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    3897 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says For context- current sophomore who started at USC online, majoring in Communications but has taken classes from across disciplines-Academics: overall good but definitely some terrible professors who either have favoritism, are unclear with expectations, or bad w grading. But the majority of professors are really good-Environment: if you're intimidated by rich, judgmental people, this is not the place for you. A lot of the culture is exclusionary towards ppl who work or who don't partake in certain activities...-facilities: very very nice- great gyms, dining halls, dormsOverall: a great school with a lot of resources, so be sure to look into your major specific resources bc they offer so much! Just be warned that it's not the easiest place to go to if you don't fit....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 16%,

    Net Price: $39,759,

    SAT Range: 1340-1530,

  2. #14 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    University of California - Irvine

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    4 Year,

    IRVINE, CA,

    4109 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My college experience as a first year at the University of California Irvine was an overall great novel experience especially because I'm not very familiar with Irvine and it was a culture shock to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 30%,

    Net Price: $13,106,

    SAT Range: 1230-1430,

  3. #16 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    University of California - Berkeley

    4 Year,

    BERKELEY, CA,

    4273 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says UC Berkeley has a variety of student experiences academic opportunities. In terms of common/popular majors, seeing from my first year, many students study Computer Science/EECS, Data Science,...However, one of the biggest disadvantages of the Berkeley/Bay Area area is the high cost of living. In addition, UC Berkeley only guarantees dorm housing for first-years, so figuring out arrangements...Overall, the key to success at UC Berkeley is awareness. Be grounded in your goals and taking the initiative to reach them!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 17%,

    Net Price: $19,329,

    SAT Range: 1310-1530,

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  5. #17 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    University of California - San Diego

    4 Year,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    3798 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall, my experience at UCSD was very positive. The academics can be intense at times, however I never felt helpless in my courses. There are many opportunities to seek guidance, but it is up to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $15,222,

    SAT Range: 1270-1480,

  6. #28 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    Santa Clara University

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    4 Year,

    SANTA CLARA, CA,

    1431 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am a rising sophomore at Santa Clara University, and my experience thus far has been amazing to say the least. Coming into a four year university as a Latinx first-generation student was....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 51%,

    Net Price: $48,284,

    SAT Range: 1270-1450,

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  8. #65 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    San Diego State University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    5198 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says San Diego State University provides a beautiful and growing campus filled with a diverse community. As an aerospace engineering major at SDSU, I could definitely say that the university does provide....

    Read 5198 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $13,192,

    SAT Range: 1090-1300,

  9. #69 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    University of California - Merced

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    4 Year,

    MERCED, CA,

    2159 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love the environment that the University of California, Merced, creates. It's such a vibrant and lively experience. Along with its knit tight community, there are plenty of things you are able to...Other than that, Merced, as I said before, is a lively school. Everybody is friendly and nice, including the professors!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $13,578,

    SAT Range: 960-1140,

  10. #93 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    California Baptist University

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    4 Year,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    2783 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says California Baptist University is a school of community! This university does its best to involve every student in the community! There are events every month and many giveaway opportunities. They....

    Read 2783 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $27,883,

    SAT Range: 990-1210,

  11. #111 Best Colleges for Public Health in America.

    Dominican University of California

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    4 Year,

    SAN RAFAEL, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Dominican University has a beautiful campus and lovely people. There is so much you can do, they offer many majors and clubs. Dominican's diversity can really be seen through their clubs, people love....

    Read 835 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $36,899,

    SAT Range: 1070-1250,

  12. California State University - Northridge

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    4 Year,

    NORTHRIDGE, CA,

    4857 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says CSUN is super relaxed & academic oriented. It’s truly diverse and has a welcoming environment with a LOT of resources & outreach programs that help all types of students succeed! Our professors are...Despite this, however, csun is a very mixed bag. Since we’re a commuter school there isn’t much school spirit and many people only come to class and go home. Plus, the admin and bureaucracy is super....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 66%,

    Net Price: $8,882,

    SAT Range: 900-1110,

  13. California State University - Fullerton

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    4 Year,

    FULLERTON, CA,

    5075 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I very much enjoyed how all my courses were interactive and fun! The general education advisors really helped me considering I am a first-year and first-gen college student. I enjoyed the kind and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $8,322,

    SAT Range: 1000-1180,

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

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    4 Year,

    SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA,

    3849 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My time at Cal Poly has been amazing! The people, the weather, the quarterly-system (soon to be semester in 2026), the delicious food; all of it amounts to the perfect campus.The weather here is not too cold nor too hot. It almost never rains, but when it does, expect a huge shower.The students are nice. They even have a Discord server (”Cal Poly Friendos”) to hang out in. The staff and faculty are always patient and helpful.I don’t understand why the food is a D+. I’ve eaten many meals, and never felt the food, as school food, deserves a B or less. I’m guessing students have too high expectations, thinking it should be...I wouldn't ask to be in another school. Consider applying..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 38%,

    Net Price: $20,491,

    SAT Range: 1240-1440,

  15. University of the People

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    4 Year (Online),

    610 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says On the one hand, UoPeople is excellent. First of all, the school's curriculum system is very reasonable. The weekly learning tasks consist of some or all of the following: reading assignment,...On the other hand, there is also room for improvement. First, some courses have incorrect answers to exam questions and need to be corrected. Second, although most courses' reading material is good,....

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    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $1,488,

  16. Mission College

    2 Year,

    SANTA CLARA, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Mission College is a great community college. I have attended this college for 3 years 2019-2021 and will be attending the 2022 spring semester. Like any organization mission college has its greats....

    Read 356 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $6,036,

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