5. University of California-San Diego

April 25, 2019 GMT

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Tuition and fees: $42,032 out-of-state / $14,018 in-stateUndergraduate enrollment: 28,587Percentage of undergraduates from out-of-state: 6%SAT Math: 610-730SAT Reading: 600-680

UC-San Diego is located in the La Jolla neighborhood of San Diego. The campus is known for its diverse architectural styles, public art, and proximity to the Pacific Ocean. UC-San Diego also houses the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, a leading center for marine research. The most popular majors include economics, business/managerial economics, and research and experimental psychology. Despite strong academics, only 6 percent of students are from out of state.