Why Woodbury?

Woodbury offers a unique experience that is personal, communal and practice-based. For example, our student-to-faculty ratio is 9:1, and internships are a graduation requirement for all majors. In addition, according to a recent survey, Woodbury offer 3 of the top 4 most employable majors.

Most Employable Degrees

Interact and learn with faculty and fellow students in an intimate and engaging setting

  • our student-to-faculty ratio is 9:1 and our average class size is just 15, enabling students to engage and learn in ways that are generally not possible at larger institutions 
  • our size also enables us to provide a more personalized approach to our educational and extracurricular offerings

Prepare for your career by learning and engaging in your field from the start

  • apply your learning with internships and work experience; Internships are a graduation requirement for all majors
  • develop a variety of skills and abilities applicable across different careers with on-campus employment and experience

See Los Angeles (or San Diego) like you’ve never seen it before

  • learn about the city in its diversity, neighborhoods, and cultures
  • involve yourself in faculty-led seminars, co-curricular programs,  and community-based experiences

Develop your leadership abilities

  • join student organizations that inspire involvement
  • get leadership training that is intentional and developmental

Explore cutting-edge research and theories

  • investigate ideas faculty bring directly to the classroom through design research, entrepreneurial activity, and provocative social practice
  • create your own learning opportunities through student-centered research and student-inspired courses

Experience the arts

  • visit gallery shows and performances from outside artists
  • participate in student performance and exhibitions

Learn in a beautiful and safe environment

  • Woodbury University is one of the region’s safest campuses.
  • In 2017, Niche.com ranked Woodbury the third safest campus in California