Second baccalaureate

A second baccalaureate applicant is a college graduate who wishes to obtain a second bachelor's degree in a major different from that of the first degree.

Admission to the second bachelor's program is limited to fall enrollment. Campus policies regarding second baccalaureate applicants are as follows:

UC Berkeley

Second-baccalaureate-degree applicants currently are considered only by the College of Chemistry for the majors of chemistry and chemical biology only (subject to change for each application filing period). See the check majors section for details.

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
110 Sproul Hall #5800
Berkeley, CA 94270-5800
(510) 642-3175
admissions.berkeley.edu

UC Davis

Second-baccalaureate-degree applications will be considered for admission in the College of Engineering only if the applicant's first degree was not in engineering, is transferring directly from a California community college, and if all the respective selection criteria and lower-division engineering major preparatory work is completed prior to enrollment. See the check majors section for details.

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Welcome Center
550 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616-8507
(530) 752-2971
admissions.ucdavis.edu

UC Irvine

Second-baccalaureate degree admission is possible in some academic units. Applications are accepted for fall quarter only. In general, students are selected on a case-by-case basis. Interested candidates should contact the undergraduate admissions office at (949) 824-6703 before applying or see the check majors section.

Office of Admissions and Relations with Schools
260 Aldrich Hall
Irvine, CA 92697-1075
(949) 824-6703
www.admissions.uci.edu

UCLA

UCLA does not accept applications from students seeking second baccalaureate degrees.

Undergraduate Admissions
1147 Murphy Hall, Box 951436
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1436
(310) 825-3101
www.admissions.ucla.edu

UC Merced

UC Merced does not accept applications from students seeking second baccalaureate degrees.

Office of Admissions
5200 N. Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343
(209) 228-7178
admissions.ucmerced.edu

UC Riverside

UC Riverside does not accept applications from students seeking second baccalaureate degrees.

Undergraduate Admissions
3106 Student Services Building
Riverside, CA 92521
(951) 827-3411
admissions.ucr.edu

UC San Diego

UCSD does not accept applications from students seeking second baccalaureate degrees.

UC Santa Barbara

A very small number of second-baccalaureate-degree applicants are considered for admission when enrollment allows. Only the College of Creative Studies will consider second-baccalaureate candidates. See the check majors section for details.

Office of Admissions
1210 Cheadle Hall
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-2014
(805) 893-2881
admissions.sa.ucsb.edu/applying/other-types

UC Santa Cruz

UC Santa Cruz does not accept applications from students seeking second baccalaureate degrees.