College Rankings - Smartest Professors in California

A smart, interesting, and dedicated professor can mean the difference between a dull and a riveting class. Try a school on this list to make sure you attend a college with knowledgeable professors.

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Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA
9.59 / 10
27
The Master's College & Seminary
Santa Clarita, CA
9.57 / 10
28
Azusa Pacific University
Azusa, CA
9.57 / 10
29
Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo, CA
9.57 / 10
30
University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
9.56 / 10
31
Otis College of Art & Design
Los Angeles, CA
9.56 / 10
32
Whittier College
Whittier, CA
9.56 / 10
33
Vanguard Southern California
Costa Mesa, CA
9.54 / 10
34
La Sierra University
Riverside, CA
9.54 / 10
35
Pepperdine University
Malibu, CA
9.53 / 10
36
Samuel Merritt University
Oakland, CA
9.53 / 10
37
Soka University of America
Aliso Viejo, CA
9.53 / 10
38
The National Hispanic University
San Jose, CA
9.53 / 10
39
Brandman University
Irvine, CA
9.51 / 10
40
Saint Mary's College of California
Moraga, CA
9.51 / 10
41
Chapman University
Orange, CA
9.51 / 10
42
Fresno Pacific University
Fresno, CA
9.50 / 10
43
Pacific Oaks College
Pasadena, CA
9.50 / 10
44
Simpson University
Redding, CA
9.50 / 10
45
Concordia University Irvine
Irvine, CA
9.50 / 10
46
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA
9.48 / 10
47
California College of the Arts
San Francisco, CA
9.47 / 10
48
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco, CA
9.47 / 10
49
Cal State Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
9.47 / 10
50
Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA
9.45 / 10