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#2682 Overall Influence #86 Desirability Rank

Soka University of America

Private university in Aliso Viejo, California

From Wikipedia

Soka University of America is a private university in Aliso Viejo, California. It was established in 2001 by Daisaku Ikeda, the founder of the Soka Gakkai International Buddhist movement, but maintains a secular curriculum which emphasizes pacifism, human rights, and the creative coexistence of nature and humanity.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

427

Acceptance

52%

Graduation Rate

87%

Median SAT Score

1335

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$32,250

Fees (in-state)

$1,712

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$9,831
30K - 48K$9,210
48K - 75K$15,583
75K - 110K$14,519
110K+$23,890

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

0K

Under-Grads

0K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 University Drive, Aliso Viejo CA 92656-8081

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Soka University of America 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

#2744 World Rank
Education

Other areas of influence

#997 World Rank
Political Science
#1108 World Rank
Philosophy
#1544 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1599 World Rank
Literature
#1613 World Rank
Sociology
#1732 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1975 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2059 World Rank
Anthropology
#2121 World Rank
Psychology
#2312 World Rank
History
#2383 World Rank
Biology
#2545 World Rank
Computer Science
#2780 World Rank
Chemistry
#2783 World Rank
Communications
#3061 World Rank
Economics
#3087 World Rank
Business
#3272 World Rank
Social Work
#3453 World Rank
Engineering
#3637 World Rank
Mathematics
#4065 World Rank
Law
#4607 World Rank
Physics
#5195 World Rank
Medical
#5710 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Soka University of America's Most influential alumni?

Soka University of America 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Philosophy, and Religious Studies

Minami Hattori

Researcher

Aditi Rao

Tahereh Mafi

Tahereh Mafi

Iranian-American author