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California State University Northridge


Overview

Student Population
39,916
 Location Northridge, California
 Online csun.edu 
School Type Public 4 Year
Size Large
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Northridge, California, California State University Northridge is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 32,913 prospective students applied, and 15,876 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,499 enrolled in the school.  31,253 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 8,663 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $5,472 plus fees of $1,115. California State University-Northridge is ranked 696 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
Test Scores
SAT ACT GPA
SAT880/1110
ACT16/23
GPA3.18
Applications Accepted
48.2%
Applications DueNov 30, 2017
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$5,472
In State Costs for California State University Northridge
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,115
Room and Board $10,272
Budget for Other Expenses$2,030
Total One Year Cost$20,489
Out of State Tuition
$16,632
Out of State Costs for California State University Northridge
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,115
Room and Board $10,272
Budget for Other Expenses$2,030
Total One Year Cost$31,649

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by California State University Northridge students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Social Sciences 11%
Psychology 10%
Communication 8%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 7%