University of California, San Diego

  • 9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
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    The University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego or colloquially, UCSD) is a public land-grant research university in San Diego, California. Established in 1960 near the pre-existing Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego is the southernmost of the ten campuses of the University of California, and offers over 200 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, enrolling 33,096 undergraduate and 9,872 graduate students. The university occupies 2,178 acres (881 ha) near the coast of the Pacific Ocean, with the main campus resting on approximately 1,152 acres (466 ha). UC San Diego is ranked among the best universities in the world by major college and university rankings. UC San Diego consists of twelve undergraduate, graduate and professional schools as well as seven undergraduate residential colleges. It received over 140,000 applications for undergraduate admissions in Fall 2021, making it the second most applied-to university in the United States. UC San Diego Health, the region's only academic health system, provides patient care, conducts medical research and educates future health care professionals at the UC San Diego Medical Center, Hillcrest, Jacobs Medical Center, Moores Cancer Center, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Institute for Genomic Medicine, Koman Family Outpatient Pavilion and various express care and urgent care clinics throughout San Diego. The university operates 19 organized research units as well as eight School of Medicine research units, six research centers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography and two multi-campus initiatives. UC San Diego is also closely affiliated with several regional research centers, such as the Salk Institute, the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine, and the Scripps Research Institute. It is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity". According to the National Science Foundation, UC San Diego spent $1.403 billion on research and development in fiscal year 2020, ranking it first in the University of California system and 6th in the nation. UC San Diego is considered one of the United States's Public Ivies. UC San Diego faculty, researchers, and alumni have won 27 Nobel Prizes as well as three Fields Medals, eight National Medals of Science, eight MacArthur Fellowships, and three Pulitzer Prizes. Additionally, of the current faculty, 29 have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, 70 to the National Academy of Sciences, 45 to the Institute of Medicine and 110 to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

    カリフォルニア大学サンディエゴ校(英: University of California, San Diego、UCSD)は、アメリカ合衆国カリフォルニア州サンディエゴ市郊外のラホヤに位置する州立の研究型大学(男女共学総合大学)である。サンディエゴ州立大学(英:San Diego State University、SDSU)や、サンディエゴ大学(英:University of San Diego、 USD)は別の大学である。10校あるカリフォルニア大学システム(UC)のひとつであるこの大学は、UCでは7番目に古い。1960年に世界最大規模にして最古の地球科学と海洋の研究組織である研究機関のスクリップス海洋研究所の近くに設立された。約30,800人の学部生と8,000人の大学院生を受け入れ、200以上の学部および大学院学位プログラムを提供している。 アメリカ東海岸の名門私立大学連盟アイビーリーグと同じ水準の教育を受けることができる公立大学群パブリック・アイビーの一校として名を連ねている。また、USニューズが発行する2020年度のアメリカズ・ベスト・カレジーズ・ガイドブックによるとナショナルユニバーシティとして第37位、全米の州立大学では第10位に番付されており、全米でトップレベルの州立大学である。世界的な評価においては東京大学とほとんど同等である。現在(2022年)までに27人のノーベル賞受賞者を輩出しており、この数は世界の大学の中で第17位、カリフォルニア大学システムの中では第2位である。