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University of California-Merced

University of California-Merced is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Merced, CA. The 2019 average net price at University of California-Merced is $12,390. Acceptance rate is 66.17%. The school has a total enrollment of 8,544.


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Location: Merced, CA
Student Body: 8,544
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: ucmerced.edu
Acceptance Rate: 66.17%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 66.17%
  • Application Deadline: November 30, 2020
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $70
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $11,442
Out of State/International Tuition: $40,434
In State Grad Tuition: $11,442
Out of State Grad Tuition: $26,544
Room and Board: $16,814
Books and Supplies: $1,006
Other Fees: $2,096
Net Price In-District/State: $12,390
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 2,214
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,001 / 1,213
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 510 - 600
  • Median SAT Math Range: 510 - 590
  • Median ACT Range: 19 - 27
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 2
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 22%
  • Engineering: 22%
  • Psychology: 15%
  • Social Sciences: 12%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 11%

Academic Programs

University of California-Merced offers 62 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Biological, Biomedical Science. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of California-Merced offers 26 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Comparative Literature Degree
  • Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Degree
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of California-Merced offers 17 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Engineering
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of California-Merced offers 19 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Engineering
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 64%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 68%
  • 1st Year Retention: 81%
  • Post Graduation Salary: n/a
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 8,544
  • Hispanic Students: 51%
  • Asian Students: 19%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 12%
  • Non-resident, alien: 9%
  • Black Students: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: 1%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%