Santa Clara University

Santa Clara, CA
4-year
Medium
Urban
Christian college

Questions and Answers

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22 days ago
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1 month ago
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2 months ago
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3 months ago
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Academic details

1270-1440
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
28-32
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selectivity
Somewhat Selective (50% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

40% White
18% Asian
16% Hispanic
6% Multiracial
3% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer141k
Software Engineer110k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)87k
Data Analyst78k
Project Engineer78k
Mechanical Engineer77k
Financial Analyst71k
Based on 9,422 student responses
71.1kAvg. Early Career Pay
146.3kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
45%in High-Meaning careers
29%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$27,605
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,708
Average Pell Grant
$4,985
Average Federal Loans

$25,905
Average Institutional Grant
$12,681
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$53,634 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.