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2021 Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in California

15 Colleges
4,654 Bachelor's Degrees
$35,059 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Mathematics & Statistics Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in CaliforniaMathematics & Statistics is the #15 most popular major in California with 4,654 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 15.0% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

This year's Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in California ranking analyzed 15 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in mathematics and statistics. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality mathematics and statistics programs as well as strong support for students classified as non-traditional.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the mathematics and statistics program at the school. Check out our ranking methodology for more information.

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2021 Best Mathematics & Statistics Schools for Non-Traditional Students in California

The following schools top our list of the Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Top 10 Best Mathematics & Statistics Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of California - Berkeley tops the 2021 list of our schools in California that are best for non-traditional mathematics and statistics students. Located in the city of Berkeley, UC Berkeley is a public college with a fairly large student population. UC Berkeley also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California rankings.

About 2.0% of UC Berkeley students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 930 students at UC Berkeley that take at least one class online. 3,108 of UC Berkeley students are attending part time.

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University of Southern California comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. USC is a very large private not-for-profit school located in the large city of Los Angeles. USC did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #2 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California list.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 1.6%. 6,707 students at USC are exclusively online. About 6,358 of the students at USC are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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University of California - Los Angeles earned the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the city of Los Angeles, UCLA is a public school with a very large student population. UCLA did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California list.

About 1.3% of UCLA students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. Approximately 2,288 students take at least one class online at UCLA. There are roughly 1,642 part time students in attendance at UCLA.

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University of California - San Diego earned the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings. UCSD is a fairly large public school located in the large city of La Jolla. As a testament to the quality of education offered at UCSD, the school also landed the #4 rank in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California ranking.

About 1.7% of UCSD students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. 1,297 students are part time.

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University of California - Davis landed the #5 spot in our 2021 best mathematics and statistics schools for non-traditional students. Located in the suburb of Davis, UC Davis is a public college with a very large student population. UC Davis did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #6 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California list.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 1.6%. Approximately 1,528 students take at least one class online at UC Davis. There are roughly 1,248 part time students in attendance at UC Davis.

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University of California - Santa Barbara landed the #6 spot in our 2021 best mathematics and statistics schools for non-traditional students. Located in the midsize suburb of Santa Barbara, UCSB is a public college with a fairly large student population. UCSB not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #5 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California list.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 2.3%. Approximately 365 students take at least one class online at UCSB. 656 students are part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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The #7 spot in this year's ranking belongs to California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo. Located in the suburb of San Luis Obispo, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo is a public school with a very large student population. Cal Poly San Luis Obispo did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #8 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California list.

The student loan default rate at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo is lower than is typical, just 0.9% of students default in three years. Approximately 1,637 students take at least one class online at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. 1,017 of Cal Poly San Luis Obispo students are attending part time. Cal Poly San Luis Obispo does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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The #8 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of California - Irvine. Located in the large city of Irvine, UC Irvine is a public school with a fairly large student population. UC Irvine also took the #9 spot in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California rankings.

The student loan default rate at UC Irvine is lower than is typical, just 1.7% of students default in three years. Approximately 4,852 students take at least one class online at UC Irvine. There are roughly 832 part time students in attendance at UC Irvine.

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University of California - Riverside landed the #9 spot in our 2021 best mathematics and statistics schools for non-traditional students. Located in the large city of Riverside, UCR is a public college with a very large student population. UCR also took the #7 spot in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in California rankings.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 2.8%. There are approximately 1,274 students at UCR that take at least one class online. 620 of UCR students are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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California State Polytechnic University - Pomona earned the #10 spot in our 2021 rankings. Cal Poly Pomona is a fairly large public school located in the suburb of Pomona.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 2.9%. There are approximately 10,261 students at Cal Poly Pomona that take at least one class online. 3,972 of Cal Poly Pomona students are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Mathematics & Statistics Colleges in the Far Western US Region

Explore all the Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Far Western US Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Washington 648
Hawaii 41
Oregon 378
Alaska 22
Nevada 62

Mathematics & Statistics Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Mathematics 6,473
Applied Mathematics 2,042
Statistics 1,410
Other Statistics 7

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 24,245
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 20,463
Computer & Information Sciences 16,293
Physical Sciences 8,507
Natural Resources & Conservation 3,828

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 15 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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