| With hundreds of biotech,
communications, software & information technology companies, San
Diego hosts over 160,000 high-tech jobs & the nation’s highest
concentration of wireless employment.
| Home to 18 research institutions & over
500 life science companies, San Diego is ranked as the #1 bioscience
cluster in the US.
UCSD is the hub of Torrey pines Mesa,
one of the most prolific& collaborative research zones in the
Scientists at the prestigious Salk Institute,
Scripps Research Institute, Neurosciences Institute & Burnham
Institute – all on Torrey Pines Mesa – are closely tied
to the university’s research community.
| Three hospitals & over 400 pharmaceutical,
wireless & biotech companies are located in the science research
zone surrounding campus.