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Santa Clara University (SCU)

Santa Clara, California
Other University details
Offers 33 Bachelor Courses

Engineering & Technology

Management Information Systems Bioengineering Civil Engineering Computer Science Electrical Engineering Engineering Mechanical Engineering

Business & Finance

Finance Accounting Management Economics Marketing

Natural Sciences

Engineering Physics Physics Mathematics Biochemistry Biology Chemistry

Agriculture & Environmental Sciences

Environmental Science Environmental Studies


Studio Art Art History Music


Philosophy Political Science Religious Studies Anthropology History

Languages and literature

Spanish English French

Social Sciences

Psychology Sociology

Typical application profile

class rank in top 20% GPA=B+ to A SAT=1300-1600 ACT=29 accepts 40% or less applicants.
Score ranges of accepted students
Average Scores
Score Distribution
Composite 29
Out Of : 36
Average Scores
Score Distribution
Critical Reading 640
Out Of : 200 - 800
Math 665
Out Of : 200 - 800
Requirements for international students
  • Application Fees 60 USD
  • Financial Aid offered to international student yes
  • Number of international student who received aid 23
  • Application Deadline for fall Jan 1
  • Priority Date for financial Aid N/A
  • Average amount of aid received 44,689.61 USD
Test Minimum Score Required
  • SAT Critical reading (630)
  • TOEFL Writing (90)
Cost of Attendance
  • Student required to live in School housing no
  • University offeres on-campus housing yes
  • University campus housing capacity 3061
Student profile for Admission
  • Number of applications received : 14899
  • Number of students offered admission : 7270
  • Number of students who enrolled : 1261
Factors Considered for admission
  • Secondary school record Very important
  • Essay Very important
  • Class rank Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • Standardized test scores Important
Non Academic
  • Extracurricular activities Important
  • Particular talent/ability Important
  • Character/personal qualities Important
  • Alumni/ae relationship Important
  • Interview Not considered