Are you interested in learning more about graduate programs in San Diego? Located on the southwest bay of the state, San Diego is the second-largest city in the state. Today, the city's natural harbor is a busy hub of U.S. naval operations. The sunny climate (average temperatures in July are 71° F) and its closeness to Mexico have made it a large tourist destination.
Popular attractions include the San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, and the Tony Award-winning The Globe Theatres. It is also home to he USA’s largest wooden structure, the Hotel Del Coronado on Coronado island. Other fun facts about San Diego are that it produces more avocados than any other place in the country, it's the home to children's books author Dr. Seuss, and is home to the largest oceanographic museum in the country (The Birch Aquarium).
As of a 2013 estimate, San Diego had a population of 1,355,896. This is a 4.2% change from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013. 41.7% of the population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and the median household income is $64,058. The median age of a San Diego resident is 33.6, and 78.6% of the population is 18 years of age or older.
In terms of education, the U.S. census ranks the city as the ninth-most educated city in the United States. If this sounds like a place you would want to study, then browse the program listings below.