Graduate Programs UC Santa Cruz
Listed below you will find UCSC's 40+ graduate programs and over 60 degree tracks.
13 of our graduate programs have been ranked in the Best Graduate Schools, 2018 & 2019 US News and World Report rankings.
Our faculty, research scientists, and graduate students are widely recognized for their research contributions. UCSC was ranked 3rd in the world in Research Influence by the Times Higher Education 2017 rankings.
Our students flourish in leading-edge research environments, enjoying close, productive contact with faculty mentors and a supportive community of graduate peers.