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University of California - Santa Cruz
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  • 4 Year
  • SANTA CRUZ, CA

University of California - Santa Cruz Academics

UC Santa Cruz Academic Statistics

Academics
grade B+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
75%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
89%
Part-Time Retention Rate
38%
Academic Calendar
Quarter
Research Funding per Student
$6,594
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
Data Not Available
94%
of students say they attend class. 171 responses

UC Santa Cruz Professors

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
25:1
Female Professors
44%
Male Professors
56%
Average Professor Salary
$163,140
Poll
53%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 171 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    2%
  • Asian American
    14%
  • Hispanic
    11%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    7%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    4%
  • White
    61%

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What Students Say About Professors

Poll
84%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 275 responses
Poll
74%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 276 responses
Poll
71%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 276 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 276 responses

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