University of California-Merced

Merced, CA
4-year
Medium
Rural

Questions and Answers

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2 months ago
Where can I find more information about your school's admission requirements?
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3 months ago
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3 months ago
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4 months ago
What is your university's strongest major and what hands on learning do you have to support it?
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4 months ago
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4 months ago
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Academic details

1020-1190
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
19-27
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (66% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

51% Hispanic
19% Asian
11% White
4% Black
3% Multiracial
1% Pacific Islander
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer105k
Associate Software Engineer102k
Controls Engineer79k
Project Engineer75k
Mechanical Design Engineer75k
Mechanical Engineer68k
Data Analyst67k
Based on 1,533 student responses

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$24,453
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,980
Average Pell Grant
$4,532
Average Federal Loans

$12,229
Average Institutional Grant
$4,973
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$43,292 / year
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