The University of California, Riverside (UC-Riverside), was founded in 1954. It is one of the 10 component campuses of the University of California System. The university is organized into three academic colleges, two graduate schools, and two professional schools, which together provide 81 undergraduate majors, 48 master’s degree programs, and 42 PhD programs.
The campus is best known for its programs in biological and biomedical sciences and in business, management, marketing, and related support services.
The university’s distance learning program provides over 400 online classes per year to nearly 6000 students.
Other distinguished UC-Riverside associated individuals include the following:
UC-Riverside is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
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How much does it cost to attend?
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What's it like to attend this school?
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Where will you be attending?
900 University Ave,
City Crime Rates
35 per 100k
5 per 100k
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.
Who are University of California, Riverside's Most influential alumni?
University of California, Riverside's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Religious Studies, and Biology. University of California, Riverside’s most academically influential people include James Eagan Holmes, Gary North, and Billy Collins.
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