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2023 Best Colleges with Astronomy and Astrophysics Degrees in California

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  1. #5 Best Colleges in California.

    University of California - Los Angeles

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    5368 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says If you can attend in-person classes, UCLA is a great school! The student dorms are on the expensive side, but well worth the price. There are several dining halls right next to the dorms that each....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $16,474,

    SAT Range: 1300-1530,

  2. #6 Best Colleges in California.

    University of Southern California

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    3893 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,

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  4. #8 Best Colleges in California.

    University of California - Berkeley

    4 Year,

    BERKELEY, CA,

    4271 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,

  5. #23 Best Colleges in California.

    San Diego State University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    5196 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $13,192,

    SAT Range: 1090-1300,

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  7. #14 Best Community Colleges in California.

    MiraCosta College

    2 Year,

    OCEANSIDE, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Miracosta has a lot to offer for students of many backgrounds. Their Arts and Music programs are excellent, with a wonderful faculty to help you through your academic journey. They offer a wide array of classes and associates degree options, which they lay out for you carefully using the Surf interface. I went to the school before, during and after quarantine, so I believe I got a good idea of what they had to offer and their professionalism. Their curriculum was rough at the beginning of...The infrastructure and buildings feel good and have nice quality to them. Their equipment for their Music Department is professional grade, everything from their speakers to their recording studio. A hidden gem of an institution. I highly recommend Miracosta for anyone looking to transfer after!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $5,995,

  8. #35 Best Colleges in California.

    University of California - Santa Cruz

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    4 Year,

    SANTA CRUZ, CA,

    3916 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience so far the UCSC has been fantastic! The campus is gorgeous, set right in the middle of a gigantic forest and only a short bus ride from the beach, which is perfect if you have a....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 65%,

    Net Price: $17,842,

    SAT Range: 1160-1360,

  9. #23 Best Community Colleges in California.

    Saddleback College

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    2 Year,

    MISSION VIEJO, CA,

    1250 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Saddleback College is a great community college to attend, though it should be noted that the on-campus experience (clubs, etc.) has been hampered by COVID-19 and vaccine mandates. I drive 20 minutes....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,867,

  10. #27 Best Community Colleges in California.

    Orange Coast College

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    2 Year,

    COSTA MESA, CA,

    1108 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says OCC is one of the biggest and, arguably, one of the best community colleges in the nation. They boast a large variety of majors and programs for students to explore. My experience with the counselors....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $6,499,

  11. #45 Best Community Colleges in California.

    Palomar College

    2 Year,

    SAN MARCOS, CA,

    1218 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Not exactly the ideal "college experience" for incoming college freshman/sophomores, but still a great community college experience!I am really glad I spent my first two years of college at Palomar Community College instead of going straight to a university. I had a great community college experience at Palomar. Lots of good,....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,530,

  12. San Bernardino Valley College

    2 Year,

    SAN BERNARDINO, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says San Bernardino Valley College has been so amazing overall. They offer many great things for students. They really provide students with the right tools to succeed. I have nothing but good things to....

    Read 918 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $9,858,

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