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The University of California Santa Barbara

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UCSB

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By Major
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA-
Computer EngineeringA
Computer ScienceC
Electrical EngineeringB
Engineering DepartmentB
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Political ScienceA+
PreDent and DentistryA+
PreLaw and LegalB

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University of California Santa Barbara
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Surrounding City

... These are the kids in high school whose parents made them work hard, but you can only stretch such limited capacity so far ...Read full comment
... The campus is gorgeous, the city of Santa Barbara is really awesome ...Read full comment
... A great city in a perfect location ...Read full comment
... Santa Barbara is hands-down the most beautiful city in California ...Read full comment
... Please understand that all the parties are in a small college city next to the UCSB campus called Isla Vista ...Read full comment
... The college is not actually located in the city of Santa Barbara ...Read full comment
... We're in an amazing location that has beach, mountains, forests, city, LA, etc ...Read full comment
... If you want to live in the city like New York and San Francisco, don't go there; you wouldn't like it there, and I know it ...Read full comment
... How many places can you go to college that have their own beach, awesome atmosphere, beautiful city, and an outstanding university to back it al...Read full comment
... If you're looking for a good education, go to Santa Barbara City College ...Read full comment
The University of California Santa Barbara
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