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School of Engineering and Computer Science
University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211


  • AffordableCollegesOnline.org: 
    • Pacific out-earns non-degree holders by at least one million dollars during their careers. (2013) 
    • Pacific ranked No. 42 among the nation's private colleges, when calculating lifetime earnings against the cost of tuition. The average Pacific graduate earns nearly $1.03 million during his or her career. (2013)
  • American Society of Engineering Education
    • The Pacific School of Engineering and Computer Science is ranked #6 in the nation for percentage of women tenure-track faculty, beating out such engineering and computer science powerhouses as: UC Davis, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Clemson University and Bucknell (2012 Survey)
    • Ranked 21st (of 335 ABET - accredited engineering schools) for bachelor degrees awarded to women with 28% of its graduates being women (2006)
  • Campus Pride Index: The university, with sites in Stockton, San Francisco and Sacramento, was awarded 4.5 out of 5 stars on a Campus Pride Index, a report card that rates policies, programs and practices relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students. (2013)
  • Daily Ticker-Yahoo! Finance: Only 150 of 3500 U.S. Colleges Are Worth the Investment: Former Secretary of Education-PACIFIC INCLUDED IN TOP 150 (2013)
  • Enviance, Inc. in partnership with GreenBiz Group and Qualtrics: Pacific Named one of the 16 most Sustainable Universities (2013)
  • Fiske:  Included in list of 19 "Small colleges and universities strong in engineering"
    • Pacific is the only private school in the Western US for both "Best Buy" and "Strong Engineering" (2012)
  • Forbes:  Pacific is ranked in the Top 300 best colleges (2010)
  • Lumosity:  Pacific ranked 40th in Lumosity's annual ranking of the "smartest colleges in America" (2013)
  • OnlineColleges.com:  Pacific is counted among the "Top 10 Colleges with Great Greek Life" (2013)
  • Online College Database: Ranked Pacific 8th among California colleges and universities for providing a learning atmosphere "dedicated to personal attention and individual success." (2013)
  • Payscale
    • Pacific is ranked on the Top 25 best paid graduates of all private research institutions (2010
    • Pacific is ranked #55 for mid-career salaries for top private universities (2012-2013)
  • Sierra Club:
    • Pacific is ranked #42 for "America's Coolest Schools" in the United States (2012)
    • Pacific is ranked 63rd among 162 colleges for commitment to sustainability (2013)
  • TheBestColleges.org: 
    • Listed Pacific in "The 50 Most Amazing College Campuses" (2011-2012)
    • Listed Pacific as one of eighteen universities nationwide for "Most Beautiful Campuses" (2013)
  • USA Today:  Pacific in top 20 universities nationally for student community service (2011)
  • US News and World Report:
    • Ranked #47 on overall best value (2013)
    • Ranked # 45 Best Undergraduate Engineering Program (2013)
    • Recognized in its "Most Popular National Universities" list (2012)