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Santa Clara University
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  • Graduate School
  • SANTA CLARA, CA

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Santa Clara is a private, Catholic graduate school in Santa Clara, California in the San Francisco Bay Area. It has a mid-size graduate student body with an enrollment of 3,122 graduate students. Of the 27 graduate programs offered at Santa Clara University, 2 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Santa Clara University are Computer Hardware Engineering, Law, and Business. 32% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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500 EL CAMINO REAL
SANTA CLARA, CA 95053
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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
3,122
Part-Time Grad Students
993
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    28.6%
  • White
    26.8%
  • Asian
    18.1%
  • Hispanic
    13.2%
  • Unknown
    7.6%
  • Multiracial
    3.5%
  • African American
    2%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.2%
  • Native American
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
Which word or phrase best describes the students at your graduate school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Driven
    33%
  • Down-to-earth
    8%
  • Friendly
    17%
  • Intellectual
    17%
  • Organized
    17%
  • They keep to their own
    8%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 12 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    17%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    25%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    50%
  • Competitive curve
    8%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
92%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 12 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 12 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 12 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree in total?
Based on 12 responses
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    8%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    58%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    8%
  • More than $100,000
    25%
Poll
How much do you make post-graduation?
Based on 12 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    8%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    25%
  • Did not graduate yet
    67%
58%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 12 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$150,244
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$2,652
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$1,199,500
National
$244,900

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