#12 Best Private Colleges in California

University of the Pacific

Stockton, California

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Student Population
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Location Stockton, California
Online pacific.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Stockton, California, University of the Pacific is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,096 prospective students applied, and 8,592 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 808 enrolled in the school.  5,688 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 805 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $48,904 plus fees of $684. UOP is ranked 112 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



UOP is rated within the top 22% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1120/1360
ACT 23/31
GPA 3.47
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $35

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of the Pacific
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,971
Other Fees$684
Room and Board $13,408
Budget for Other Expenses$3,717
Total One Year Cost$68,684

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$81,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of the Pacific students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 17%
Biology 13%
Engineering 8%
Health Professions 8%
Social Sciences 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=120883 IPEDS survey data for University of the Pacific.

Current students may use the University of the Pacific GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.