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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of California, Riverside

Riverside, CA

Academic Calendar SystemQuarter
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/Bulletin

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Asian-American Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • German Studies
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International/Global Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Studies
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Women's Studies
 
Most Popular DisciplinesSocial sciences, Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
Engineering
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Teacher certification, Internships, Washington semester
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesNot reported

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty883
Part-Time Faculty166
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
98%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 17% of classes
20-29 students: 35% of classes
30-39 students: 4% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 15% of classes
Over 100 students: 13% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 18% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 46% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 20% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingAvailable through AP examinations

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings 
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus556
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial Instruction 
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Fine Arts, Master of Professional Accounting, Master of Science, Master of Public Policy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Finance, Master of Arts
Master's Programs of Study
  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Archives/Archival Administration
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Artificial Intelligence/Robotics
  • Asian Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Botany
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Dance
  • Developmental Biology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • Geology
  • Higher Education
  • Hispanic Studies
  • History
  • International Health
  • Materials Engineering
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Music
  • Nanotechnology
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Reading Education
  • Religion
  • School Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Statistics
  • Toxicology
  • Water Resources
  • Writing
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Agronomy and Soil Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Archives/Archival Administration
  • Art History
  • Artificial Intelligence/Robotics
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Botany
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Classics
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Cultural Studies
  • Developmental Biology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • Genetics
  • Genomic Sciences
  • Geology
  • Higher Education
  • Hispanic Studies
  • History
  • International Health
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Music
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Policy
  • Reading Education
  • Religion
  • School Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Toxicology
  • Water Resources
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