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California State University Long Beach

Long Beach, California

Overview

Student Population
37,466
National Rank
#220
California State University Long Beach overview
Location Long Beach, California
Online csulb.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
California State University Long Beach overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Long Beach, California, California State University Long Beach is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 69,610 prospective students applied, and 21,725 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,912 enrolled in the school.  31,079 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,387 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $5,742 plus fees of $1,056. Cal State Long Beach is ranked 220 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Challenging
California State University Long Beach overview
SAT 1040/1250
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
31.2% 
California State University Long Beach overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2019
Applicant Competition High

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$5,742
In State Costs for California State University Long Beach
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,002
Other Fees$1,056
Room and Board $12,986
Budget for Other Expenses$2,952
Total One Year Cost$24,738
Out of State Resident Tuition
$17,622
Out of State Costs for California State University Long Beach
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,002
Other Fees$1,056
Room and Board $12,986
Budget for Other Expenses$2,952
Total One Year Cost$36,618

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
54% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by California State University Long Beach students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Visual and Performing Arts 10%
English and Literature 9%
Health Professions 8%
Social Sciences 7%

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Feb 5, 2019
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Standards are high, you will be prepared to hit the ground running. Corporations recruit many graduates from this University. You will be prepared for a challenging career in Business, Engineering, Science, Medical field or other fields. Great choice if you're a serious student.

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