Menlo College is located in Atherton in California’s Silicon Valley,, an hour’s drive from the city of San Francisco. Menlo is a highly regarded college focused on business studies. Successful students have amazing opportunities to gain work experience in the world’s biggest companies, such as Google, Apple, Facebook, and eBay, whose headquarters all are located in close proximity to the school’s campus. Menlo College offers students tremendous California weather and an international atmosphere to enjoy U.S. student life.
Outside the classroom recreational opportunities at Menlo College are almost endless. It is close to big cities like San Francisco, Sacramento and San Jose, along with the famous beach city of Santa Cruz. If you are interested in skiing or snowboarding, the fabulous Northstar ski resort is only about five hours away. For students interested in sporting events, plenty of world class opportunities are available, including the San Jose Sharks (NHL), San Francisco 49ers (NFL), Oakland Raiders (NFL), Golden State Warriors (NBA) and San Jose Earthquakes (MLS).
• Location: Atherton, California
• University’s website: http://www.menlo.edu
• Students: 750, of which 17 % represents different nationalities
• Student-teacher ratio: 14:1