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#359 Overall Influence #1245 Desirability Rank

Santa Clara University

Private non-profit Jesuit university located in Santa Clara, California

From Wikipedia

Santa Clara University is a private Jesuit university in Santa Clara, California, in Silicon Valley. Established in 1851, Santa Clara University is the oldest operating institution of higher learning in California and has remained in its original location since its establishment. The university's campus surrounds the historic Mission Santa Clara de Asís which traces its founding to 1776. The campus mirrors the Mission's architectural style and is one of the finest groupings of Mission Revival architecture and other Spanish Colonial Revival styles. The university is classified as a "Doctoral/Professional" university by Carnegie Classification.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

16,488

Acceptance

51%

Graduation Rate

92%

Median SAT Score

1360

Median ACT Score

30

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$52,998

Fees (in-state)

$0

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$22,356
30K - 48K$18,949
48K - 75K$24,848
75K - 110K$31,362
110K+$52,361

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$85,300

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

8K

Under-Grads

7K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara CA 95053

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Santa Clara University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#183 World Rank
Business
#190 World Rank
Computer Science
#197 World Rank
Law
#352 World Rank
Engineering
#286 World Rank
Philosophy
#195 World Rank
Psychology
#381 World Rank
Education
#374 World Rank
Mathematics
#300 World Rank
Political Science
#175 World Rank
Religious Studies
#245 World Rank
Economics
#368 World Rank
History
#649 World Rank
Literature
#842 World Rank
Medical
#417 World Rank
Communications
#1035 World Rank
Biology
#812 World Rank
Physics
#446 World Rank
Sociology
#1392 World Rank
Chemistry
#982 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#408 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#814 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1056 World Rank
Nursing
#1297 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Santa Clara University's Most influential alumni?

Santa Clara University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Business, and Computer Science

Michael Trucco

Michael Trucco

American actor

John Boccabella

American baseball player

Louis Renner

American autobiographer

Mike Carey

Mike Carey

American football player and official

Jason Tarver

American football coach

McGregor W. Scott

American lawyer

Robert J. Lagomarsino

American politician

David Drummond

David Drummond

American lawyer and businessman

Danielle Slaton

Danielle Slaton

American soccer player

Andy Devine

Andy Devine

Actor

Kelly Moore

American writer

Sam Farr

American politician