At UC Santa Barbara, academics shine as brightly as the sun over our slice of California coastline. From hard sciences to studio art and all points in between, educational opportunities abound. We offer more than 200 majors, degrees and credentials — discover one that matches your passion.
Undergraduate Colleges and Majors
Rigorous and rewarding. That’s the UCSB experience in a nutshell. And it’s why we’re a top-ranked university. Scholarship and research await.
Graduate Schools and Programs
Collaboration and innovation are in our institutional DNA. Pursue an advanced degree here and you'll do both, growing your individual strengths – and your individuality — along the way.
Professional and Continuing Education
Discover. Experience. Grow. Professional and Continuing Education offers courses for professionals, current UCSB students, and international students.
Study abroad. Spend a semester in D.C. Get a jumpstart on your startup. UCSB has an array of academic programs to enrich your education.
Academic Departments & Programs
At UC Santa Barbara, our academic departments and programs are both diverse and distinct.
Are you a student in need of advising or academic personnel seeking information? Research questions? You’re in the right place.
Roll call! Peruse our myriad Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science offerings.
Our 50-plus graduate programs reflect UCSB’s excellence as well as our diversity.