University Of California San Diego

University Of California San Diego

University Of California - San Diego, also known as UC San Diego or UCSD, is a public research university founded in 1955. It is located in San Diego, California. The university campus sits on 1,200 acres of land and has 694 buildings. UC San Diego grants admission to over 20,000 students every year. There are a number of undergraduate colleges and graduate divisions of the university offering over 100 undergraduate majors, more than 50 masters degrees, over 50 doctoral programs, and a few professional degrees. Various programs in mathematics, engineering, liberal arts, science, and art studies are available to the students of this university.

UC San Diego boasts of some eminent faculty members including eight Nobel Laureates, three National Medal of Science laureates, eight MacArthur fellows, and one Fields medalist.

The sports teams are known as the Tritons and King Triton, a trident-wielding merman, is the official mascot. Students of the institute participate in various sports such as swimming, water polo, volleyball, soccer, track and field, fencing, crew, basketball, golf, cross country, tennis, softball, and baseball.

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Environmental Studies
Russian, Central European, East European And Eurasian Studies
Latin American Studies
Russian Studies
Chinese Studies
German Studies
Italian Studies
Japanese Studies
Area Studies, Other
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Computer And Information Sciences, Other
Computer Science
Education, General
Mathematics Teacher Education
Aerospace, Aeronautical And Astronautical/Space Engineering
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Structural Engineering
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Hardware Engineering
Computer Engineering, Other
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Engineering Science
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Systems Engineering
Engineering, Other
Russian Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Italian Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, General
Human Development And Family Studies, General
English Language And Literature, General
English Language And Literature/Letters, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Sciences, General
Molecular Biology
Microbiology, General
Animal Physiology
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics And Population Biology, Other
Neurobiology And Anatomy
Mathematics, General
Mathematics, Other
Applied Mathematics, General
Computational Mathematics
Statistics, General
Statistics, Other
Mathematics And Computer Science
International/Global Studies
Cognitive Science
Computational Science
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Chemistry, General
Chemical Physics
Chemistry, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics And Seismology
Oceanography, Chemical And Physical
Physics, General
Physics, Other
Materials Sciences, Other
Physical Sciences, Other
Psychology, General
Cognitive Psychology And Psycholinguistics
Developmental And Child Psychology
Social Psychology
Clinical Psychology
Health/Medical Psychology
Psychology, Other
Visual And Performing Arts, General
Dance, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design And Technology
Playwriting And Screenwriting
Directing And Theatrical Production
Dramatic/Theatre Arts And Stagecraft, Other
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Music Performance, General
Music, Other
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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