About University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley)
The University of California, Berkeley was founded in 1868 as the state's first full-curriculum, land-grant university, merging the private College of California and the public Agricultural, Mining, and Mechanical Arts College.
UC Berkeley is a highly rated public university which is located in Berkeley, California and it has a total undergraduate enrollment of 30,853, it is situated in the city and the campus size is 1,232 acres. They use a semester based academic calendar and offer over 350 degree programs through its 14 colleges and schools. The university is ranked as the 22nd in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities.
Some popular majors which UC Berkeley offers include Economics, Cellular Biology and Computer Science. Its in-state tuition and fees are $14,184; out-of-state tuition and fees are $43,176. Berkeley also has 14 schools and colleges, including a number of graduate and professional schools, such as the School of Optometry and the Graduate School of Journalism.
The University’s alumni count among their ranks 107 Nobel laureates, 25 Turing Award winners, 14 Fields Medalists, 28 Wolf Prize winners, 103 MacArthur Fellows, 25 Pulitzer Prize recipients, and 19 Academy Award winners.
For additional information you can access their official website or download the app from the App Store or Google Play, which gives you access to the course schedule, campus maps & tours, directory, events, news, and library tools, as well as links to Berkeley's varsity athletics and social media sites.