University of California, Santa Barbara

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Santa Barbara, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall score
    79.5
  • Teaching
    65.2
  • International outlook
    74.3
  • Industry income
    100.0
  • Research
    75.1
  • Citations
    97.5

Located on the Pacific coast 100 miles north of Los Angeles, Santa Barbara is the third-oldest of the University of California's 10 general campuses, joining in 1944. Offering courses in the arts, humanities, sciences and engineering, it has around 23,000 students and boasts more than 1,000 scholars, including five Nobel laureates.