A-Z Universities in California


Which and how many Universities are located in California? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing a comprehensive alphabetical list of 1762 California Universities and other higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate US higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format
Our aim is to provide a comprehensive listing, sorted by alphabetical order, of all California Universities, Colleges and other higher-education institutions.

A-Z Universities in California

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51 Academy of Art University San Francisco
76 Alliant International University San Diego ...
124 American Film Institute Conservatory Los Angeles
93 American Jewish University Los Angeles ...
Un Antioch University Los Angeles Culver City
Un Antioch University Santa Barbara Santa Barbara
47 ArtCenter College of Design Pasadena
41 Azusa Pacific University Azusa
132 Bethesda University Anaheim
38 Biola University La Mirada
70 California Baptist University Riverside ...
56 California College of the Arts San Francisco ...
62 California Institute of Integral Studies San Francisco
9 California Institute of Technology Pasadena
48 California Institute of the Arts Valencia
57 California Lutheran University Thousand Oaks
18 California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo
27 California State Polytechnic University, Pomona Pomona
63 California State University Channel Islands Camarillo
85 California State University Maritime Academy Vallejo
39 California State University San Marcos San Marcos ...
61 California State University, Bakersfield Bakersfield
21 California State University, Chico Chico
36 California State University, Dominguez Hills Carson ...
50 California State University, East Bay Hayward ...
32 California State University, Fresno Fresno
19 California State University, Fullerton Fullerton ...
20 California State University, Long Beach Long Beach
37 California State University, Los Angeles Los Angeles
53 California State University, Monterey Bay Seaside
14 California State University, Northridge Northridge
24 California State University, Sacramento Sacramento
30 California State University, San Bernardino San Bernardino ...
42 California State University, Stanislaus Turlock ...
92 California Western School of Law San Diego
26 Chapman University Orange
96 Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science Los Angeles
49 Claremont Graduate University Claremont ...
52 Claremont McKenna College Claremont
113 Columbia College Hollywood Tarzana
74 Concordia University Irvine Irvine
130 Dharma Realm Buddhist University Ukiah
127 Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology Berkeley
65 Dominican University of California San Rafael
97 Fielding Graduate University Santa Barbara
79 Fresno Pacific University Fresno ...
55 Golden Gate University San Francisco ...
33 Harvey Mudd College Claremont ...
100 Holy Names University Oakland
106 Hope International University Fullerton
29 Humboldt State University Arcata
121 Humphreys University Stockton
Un Irell and Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences Duarte
102 John F. Kennedy University Pleasant Hill ...
125 John Paul the Great Catholic University Escondido
80 Keck Graduate Institute Claremont
84 La Sierra University Riverside
122 Laguna College of Art and Design Laguna Beach
115 Life Pacific College San Dimas ...
68 Loma Linda University Loma Linda
28 Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles
116 Marshall B. Ketchum University Fullerton ...
119 Marymount California University Rancho Palos Verdes
110 Menlo College Atherton ...
60 Mills College Oakland
105 Mount Saint Mary's University Los Angeles
54 National University La Jolla
44 Naval Postgraduate School Monterey
103 NewSchool of Architecture and Design San Diego
107 Notre Dame de Namur University Belmont
43 Occidental College Los Angeles
67 Otis College of Art and Design Los Angeles
120 Pacific Oaks College Pasadena
82 Pacific Union College Angwin
111 Pacifica Graduate Institute Carpinteria ...
104 Palo Alto University Palo Alto
118 Pardee RAND Graduate School Santa Monica
23 Pepperdine University Malibu ...
45 Pitzer College Claremont
75 Point Loma Nazarene University San Diego ...
34 Pomona College Claremont
134 Providence Christian College Pasadena
58 Saint Mary's College of California Moraga
101 Samuel Merritt University Oakland
123 San Diego Christian College Santee
13 San Diego State University San Diego ...
78 San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco
88 San Francisco Conservatory of Music San Francisco
16 San Francisco State University San Francisco
128 San Joaquin College of Law Clovis
15 San José State University San José
17 Santa Clara University Santa Clara
108 Saybrook University Pasadena
77 Scripps College Claremont
114 Simpson University Redding
126 Sofia University Palo Alto
89 Soka University of America Aliso Viejo
31 Sonoma State University Rohnert Park
86 Southern California Institute of Architecture Los Angeles
81 Southwestern Law School Los Angeles
1 Stanford University Stanford ...
98 The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Los Angeles ...
94 The Master's University Santa Clarita
133 The University of West Los Angeles Inglewood
129 The Wright Institute Berkeley
87 Thomas Aquinas College Santa Paula
99 Thomas Jefferson School of Law San Diego
112 Touro University California Vallejo
131 United States University San Diego
2 University of California, Berkeley Berkeley ...
6 University of California, Davis Davis ...
46 University of California, Hastings College of the Law San Francisco
7 University of California, Irvine Irvine ...
3 University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles ...
35 University of California, Merced Merced ...
12 University of California, Riverside Riverside ...
4 University of California, San Diego San Diego ...
10 University of California, San Francisco San Francisco ...
8 University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara ...
11 University of California, Santa Cruz Santa Cruz ...
73 University of La Verne La Verne ...
64 University of Massachusetts Global Irvine
59 University of Redlands Redlands
25 University of San Diego San Diego
22 University of San Francisco San Francisco
95 University of Silicon Valley San Jose ...
5 University of Southern California Los Angeles
66 University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences San Marcos ...
40 University of the Pacific Stockton ...
117 University of the West Rosemead
91 Vanguard University of Southern California Costa Mesa ...
83 West Coast University-Los Angeles North Hollywood
72 Western University of Health Sciences Pomona
71 Westmont College Santa Barbara
69 Whittier College Whittier
109 William Jessup University Rocklin ...
90 Woodbury University Burbank ...
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