Dominican University of California is ranked in the top 15% of schools in the nation by the 2022 College Factual Best Colleges Ranking for academic excellence and student outcomes.
Dominican is ranked 309 out of 2,576 of universities and colleges nationwide in College Factual's 2022 ranking of best overall colleges in the United States. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Dominican held the number 381 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.
This is Dominican’s second top ranking this week. On Monday, the U.S. News & World Report 2022 Best Colleges guidebook once again ranked Dominican University of California as one of the top regional universities in the west.
The College Factual rankings examine universities and colleges throughout the United States to determine which ones were the best in terms of overall quality. Ranking methodology focuses on over 20 different objective factors – such as graduation rate, post-graduate earnings, and a school's average expenditure per student – to make this determination.
Dominican also scores well in individual program rankings, including:
- Ranked 5th out of 69 in Best General Psychology Bachelor's Degree Schools in California.
- Ranked 5th out of 107 in Best General Psychology Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Far Western U.S. Region.
- Ranked 5th out of 38 in Best Biology Studies Master's Degree Schools in the Far Western U.S. Region.
- Ranked 17th out of 115 in Best Health Professions Master's Degree Schools in the Far Western U.S. Region.