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University of San Diego - USA

5998 Alcalá Park,SAN DIEGO,California,United States,92110


Year Of Estabishment

1949

Staff

875 (approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent

Accomodation

Yes

College Address

5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, CA 92110, United States

College website

www.sandiego.edu

College Contact

+1 619-260-4600
Type

Private

Scholarship

N/A

No.of students

5,000 - 9,999 (approx)

Intake

Aug/Sep

Overview

OVERVIEW

 

University of San Diego is a Roman Catholic University situated in San Diego, California. It operates on the motto- ? Send Forth Thy Spirit.? The University offers more than 60 degrees at the bachelor?s, master?s and doctoral levels. The MBA program has been ranked 59th in North America according to QS Global 200 Business Schools Report. Forbes and Washington Monthly has ranked it 223 nationally. This University also ranks among ?National Universities? according to U.S. News & World Report. It is affiliated with the ACCU, NAICU and CNAHEC.1

 

CAMPUS

 

The University of San Diego is spread across 180 acres. Located at a distance of two miles from the north of central San Diego, it has been designed in a Spanish Renaissance architectural style.

 

DEPARTMENTS

 

Departments at the University of San Diego broadly cover the following fields -

 

  • English
  • Biochemistry
  • History
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Accountancy
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics
  • History
  • Marine Sciences

 

SCHOOLS

 

  • Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering
  • Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science
  • School of Leadership and Education Sciences
  • School of Business Administration
  • Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies
  • School of Law

COURSES


The University of San Diego offers over 60 degree courses at the bachelor?s, master?s and doctoral levels.

 

TEACHING STANDARDS

 

The School of Law ranks 6th in tax law according to U.S. News. Its faculty has been ranked 27th nationally. The Engineering school ranks 14th amongst all engineering schools according to U.S. News. The school of nursing and health science ranks in top 10 percent of graduate-level nursing program by the U.S. News & World Report.

 

STUDENT FACILITIES

 

In athletics, the University offers variety of sport programs.  Programs for men include baseball, basketball, cross country, football and tennis. Programs for women include basketball, cross country, softball, tennis and volleyball.

Club sports offered at the University include cycling, equestrian, judo, soccer and volleyball.

The University also supports professional and coeducational Greek organizations. 18 Greek letter and professional organizations are operated by the University of San Diego.

The University has its own spanision called Student Affairs which motivates student learning and personal development.

 

ACCOMMODATION

 

For accommodation, the University of San Diego offers the following options -

 

For Freshmen-

Missions A - suites

Missions B- co-ed dorms

Camino- male dorms

Maher- co-ed dorms

 

For Upperclassmen-

Manchester Village

Alcala Vista Apartments

San Buenaventura

University Terrace Apartments

 

For Graduate and Law Students-

Presidio Terrace Apartments

Manchester Village

 

NOTED ALUMNI

 

Noted Alumni of the University of San Diego includes the following prominent personalities -

 

  • Andrew Firestone, 1998 (BBA), reality TV star ? The Bachelor
  • Michael Gasperson, American football wide receiver
  • Dan Giese, 2006 (BBA), MLB pitcher, San Francisco Giants, New York Yankees, and Oakland A's
  • Mario Testino, Peruvian fashion photographer
  • Ryan Guy, 2006, (BA), striker, St Patrick's Athletic
  • Josh Johnson, quarterback, San Francisco 49ers (NFL)
  • Lowell McAdam, 1983 (MBA), President and CEO, Verizon Communications
  • Eric Musselman, 1987 (BA), former head coach, Sacramento Kings (NBA) and Golden State Warriors (NBA)
  • Stephanie Ochs, 2012, professional soccer player
  • Jim Parsons, 2001 (MFA), actor, CBS's "Big Bang Theory"

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

 

  • SOLES Diversity Scholarship
  • SOLES Graduate Student Association Grant


Courses Offered

BA in Liberal Studies - History Concentration

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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31 Aug, 26 Jan

MBA - Master of Business Administration in Managerial Leadership Concentration

Masters | Full Time (2 years)

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31 Aug

Juris Doctor and Master of Laws in Taxation Option (JD/LLM)

Masters | Full Time (Variable)

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06 Jun, 22 Aug, 09 Jan

BA in Mathematics - Secondary Education Emphasis

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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31 Aug, 26 Jan

Master of Science in Nursing - Dual Certification Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner

Masters | Full Time (52 units)

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31 Aug, 26 Jan

BBA in Marketing

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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31 Aug, 26 Jan
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