University of California-Berkeley

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University of California-Berkeley

200 California Hall
Berkeley
CA
94720
School Setting City: Midsize: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population less than 250,000 and greater than or equal to 100,000.
Geographic RegionFar West AK CA HI NV OR WA
ChancellorRobert J Birgeneau
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
University of California
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPublic institution - An educational institution whose programs and activities are operated by institutionly elected or appointed school officials and which is supported primarily by public funds.
Dual credit 0
Calendar system Semester
A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.
Admission test scores Required

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 35,893
Number of Men 17,800
Number of Women 18,093
Percentage Women50%
Percentage Men50 %
Full-time Students 34399
Part-time Students 1494
Number of Applicants 52,982
Number of Admitted 11,450
Admissions Rate 22%
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 96%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 17 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $11,220
Books and Supplies $1,213
On Campus Room and Board $15,304
In-state Fees $1,654
Out of State Tuition $1,654
Application Fee $70
Estimated Total$31,115

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Average net price-students receiving grant or scholarship aid16178
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 61%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$15,616
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 25%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,885
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 33%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,298
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 32%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $5,763
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Degrees

The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesPost-Master’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship
yesDoctor’s Degree – professional practice

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Business Administration and Management, General932
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology556
Economics, General497
Political Science and Government, General455
Biology/Biological Sciences, General428
Electrical and Electronics Engineering418
Psychology, General374
English Language and Literature, General337
Civil Engineering, General328
Mechanical Engineering318
Public Health, General317
Law312
Sociology304
Social Sciences, Other300
Environmental Studies281

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree8271
Master's Degree2151
Doctor's Degree - research/scholarship (new degree classification)879
Doctor's Dgree - professional practice (new degree classification)60
Postbaccalaureate certificate13

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for football - Pacific-12 Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - Pacific-12 Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for baseball - Pacific-12 Conference
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - Pacific-12 Conference

Institution’s internet website address http://www.berkeley.edu
Disclaimer
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.