How Berkeley Ranks

Be recognized.

#1 public university in the nation, #20 overall—U.S. News and World Report (September 2015)

#1 public university in the world, #3 overall—Shanghai Rankings (May 2015)

#8 best value of 100 public colleges; UC Berkeley is the most selective university in the list—Kiplinger (January 2013)

#7 in world university rankings—Center for World University Rankings (July 2013)

#1 top college in value and affordability—Obama Scorecard Colleges (October 2013)

#5 in world reputation rankings—Times Higher Education (2013)

#7  in Fulbright Scholars and #13 in Fulbright scholarships awarded (graduate and undergraduate) among U.S. research universities (November 2013)

#6 in highest academic reputation—U.S. News and World Report (February 2013)

#1 school for Computer Science majors, pay— (Setember 2013)

#1 in statistics, sociology, and mediaQS World University Rankings (May 2013)

#15 schools most likely to make you millions—Quartz (February 2013)

#3 in undergraduate Business and Engineering in the nation—U.S. News and World Report (September 2012)

#1 public school, #17 overall by high school counselors—U.S. News and World Report (September 2012)

#8 by top administrators for having a strong commitment to teaching—U.S. News and World Report (September 2012)

#2 economic diversity with 38% of undergraduates receiving Pell Grants—U.S. News and World Report (September 2012)

#1 Best Colleges for Computer Science Majors ROI —AC Online (August 2013)

#28 Best Bang for the Buck in the nation—Washington Monthly (August 2013)

#50 in the nation—Forbes (July 2012)

#50 Best for Vets Colleges in the nation—Military Times EDGE (2010)

#10 Supporting LGBT Communities—Huffington Post College (September 2012)

#9 university in the world and only U.S. public university in the top 10—Times Higher Education (October 2012)

#10 Sierra Club Green School (August 2015)

Top military friendly school—G.I. Jobs (2011)

Top university in the nation to produce Teach For America recruits (September 2012)