Santa Clara University, a Jesuit Catholic University, has been in operation for over 150 years in the Silicon Valley area of California. The university holds the distinction of having the fourth-highest graduation rate among U.S. master’s universities. Santa Clara University is organized into 5 schools and colleges including the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education and Counseling Psychology, School of Engineering, School of Law, Leavey School of Business and the Jesuit School of Theology.
The School of Law is consistently ranked as one of the top 100 law schools in the U.S. and the undergraduate engineering program is ranked among the top 30 engineering schools in the nation.Santa Clara University offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and is dedicated to instilling the qualities of confidence, compassion and conscience while at the same time providing a quality education. Classes at Santa Clara are small with an average student-to-teacher ratio of 13:1. This small class size has helped Santa Clara earn the highest average freshmen retention rate in the West.