LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — UCLA was named the No. 1 public college within the nation by U.S. Information & World Report Monday for the fifth straight yr.
In complete, six colleges within the College of California system positioned within the high 10. UC Berkeley got here in at No. 2 and UC Santa Barbara positioned at No. 5. UC San Diego, UC Irvine and UC Davis positioned eighth, ninth and tenth on the checklist, respectively.
“UCLA’s rating as the highest public college within the nation 5 years operating reaffirms what we already know: that it is a place the place college students of all backgrounds can thrive, the place we put money into and help glorious instructing and the place we set college students up for achievement after commencement,” UCLA Chancellor Gene Block mentioned in a press release. “I hope each member of our group takes satisfaction in what this rating represents.”
Amongst nationwide universities general, UCLA got here in at No. 20.
USC positioned twenty seventh, UC San Diego tied for thirty fourth, UC Irvine tied for thirty sixth and Pepperdine College in Malibu tied for forty ninth.
“These rankings underscore the world-class schooling UC supplies,” UC President Michael V. Drake mentioned in a press release. “Entry, affordability, and excellence stay hallmarks of the College. We’re happy that U.S. Information and World Report continues to acknowledge UC for its achievements.”
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