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Largest California Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment

University of Southern California has the most graduate students of 27,970 for academic year 2019-2020 in California. University of California-Los Angeles is ranked second with 12,828 students and University of California-Berkeley follows them with 11,837 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most graduate students by gender.
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Largest California Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment
NameTotal # of Graduate StudentsFemaleMale
1University of Southern California
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
27,97015,41812,552
2University of California-Los Angeles
Public, 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
12,8286,1026,726
3University of California-Berkeley
Public, 4 or more yearsBerkeley, CA
11,8375,4776,360
4Stanford University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStanford, CA
10,2534,2605,993
5National University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLa Jolla, CA
9,3146,3232,991
6San Jose State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSan Jose, CA
8,1805,0883,092
7University of California-San Diego
Public, 4 or more yearsLa Jolla, CA
7,9423,2954,647
8University of California-Davis
Public, 4 or more yearsDavis, CA
7,6524,2763,376
9University of California-Irvine
Public, 4 or more yearsIrvine, CA
6,5263,1313,395
10Ashford University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsSan Diego, CA
5,7064,1051,601
11California State University-Long Beach
Public, 4 or more yearsLong Beach, CA
5,6203,5252,095
12Pepperdine University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMalibu, CA
5,2413,4611,780
13California State University-Northridge
Public, 4 or more yearsNorthridge, CA
5,1113,4701,641
14California State University-Fullerton
Public, 4 or more yearsFullerton, CA
5,1103,1931,917
15San Diego State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSan Diego, CA
4,6962,9231,773
16Azusa Pacific University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAzusa, CA
4,1612,9901,171
17University of San Francisco
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSan Francisco, CA
4,0592,6621,397
18California State University-Los Angeles
Public, 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
3,8742,4971,377
19University of California-Riverside
Public, 4 or more yearsRiverside, CA
3,4921,5871,905
20Loma Linda University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLoma Linda, CA
3,2702,0071,263