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California State University-Long Beach

California State University-Long Beach is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Long Beach, CA. The 2019 average net price at California State University-Long Beach is $9,477. Acceptance rate is 31.21%. The school has a total enrollment of 37,466.

Mission Statement



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Major Airport
Major City
Top Ranked
Location: Long Beach, CA
Student Body: 37,466
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.csulb.edu
Acceptance Rate: 31.21%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 31.21%
  • Application Deadline: November 30, 2020
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $70
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,742
Out of State/International Tuition: $17,622
In State Grad Tuition: $7,176
Out of State Grad Tuition: $16,680
Room and Board: $12,986
Books and Supplies: $2,002
Other Fees: $1,056
Net Price In-District/State: $9,477
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 4,912
  • Men / Women Ratio: 2,052 / 2,860
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 520 - 620
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 630
  • Median ACT Range: 20 - 26
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 61
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 5.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Not Considered
  • Total International Students: 86
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 16%
  • Visual and Performing Arts: 9%
  • Health Professions: 9%
  • Engineering: 8%
  • Social Sciences: 7%

Academic Programs

California State University-Long Beach offers 181 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsCalifornia State University-Long Beach offers 91 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Computer Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Construction Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Engineering Technology, General Degree
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsCalifornia State University-Long Beach offers 70 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
  • Criminal Justice, Safety Studies Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsCalifornia State University-Long Beach offers 3 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
Health Professions
Certificate ProgramsCalifornia State University-Long Beach offers 14 Certificate Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Education
English Literature
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Leisure Studues
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 69%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 74%
  • 1st Year Retention: 88%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $46,200
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 37,466
  • Hispanic Students: 40%
  • Asian Students: 21%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 19%
  • Non-resident, alien: 7%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • Black Students: 4%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%