#130 Overall Influence #163 Desirability Rank

University of California, Davis

Public university in Davis, California; part of the University of California system

From Wikipedia

The University of California, Davis is a public land-grant research university near Davis, California. Named a Public Ivy, it is the northernmost of the ten campuses of the University of California system. The institution was first founded as an agricultural branch of the system in 1905 and became the seventh campus of the University of California in 1959.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

76,897

Acceptance

46%

Graduation Rate

86%

Median SAT Score

1290

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$11,442

Fees (in-state)

$3,155

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$68,100

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

37K

Under-Grads

31K

Graduates

6K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

One Shields Avenue, Davis CA 95616-8678

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

24 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is University of California, Davis 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

#42 World Rank
Biology
#123 World Rank
Medical
#151 World Rank
Engineering
#175 World Rank
Mathematics
#200 World Rank
Literature
#95 World Rank
Psychology
#126 World Rank
Computer Science
#136 World Rank
Chemistry
#143 World Rank
Law
#224 World Rank
Business
#188 World Rank
Physics
#210 World Rank
Education
#155 World Rank
History
#137 World Rank
Economics
#190 World Rank
Political Science
#268 World Rank
Philosophy
#144 World Rank
Communications
#67 World Rank
Sociology
#104 World Rank
Anthropology
#122 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#61 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#548 World Rank
Religious Studies
#327 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#272 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are University of California, Davis's Most influential alumni?

University of California, Davis 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Biology, Criminal Justice, and Sociology

Gordon Rausser

Gordon Rausser

American economist

Gordon Rausser

Gordon Rausser

American economist

William Hirstein

American philosopher

Bruce Baum

Comedian

Alice Alldredge

American oceanographer and marine biologist

Delbert Gee

Delbert Gee

American judge

Riley P. Bechtel

American billionaire heir and businessman

Kathy Butterly

American artist

Jeff Werber

American veterinarian; veterinary medical journalist

Godfrey Hewitt

Godfrey Hewitt

British geneticist

Jonna Mazet

Jonna Mazet

American epidemiologist

Jimmy Panetta

U.S. Representative from California