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California State University Sacramento

Sacramento, California

Overview

Student Population
31,902
California State University Sacramento overview
Location Sacramento, California
Online csus.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
California State University Sacramento overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Sacramento, California, California State University Sacramento is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 27,108 prospective students applied, and 17,312 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,757 enrolled in the school.  25,467 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,435 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $5,742 plus fees of $1,568. Sacramento State is ranked 843 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
California State University Sacramento overview
SAT 940/1130
ACT 16/22
GPA 3.25
Applications Accepted
63.9% 
California State University Sacramento overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2019
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$5,742
In State Costs for California State University Sacramento
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,918
Other Fees$1,568
Room and Board $14,900
Budget for Other Expenses$2,326
Total One Year Cost$26,454
Out of State Resident Tuition
$17,622
Out of State Costs for California State University Sacramento
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,918
Other Fees$1,568
Room and Board $14,900
Budget for Other Expenses$2,326
Total One Year Cost$38,334

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
42% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by California State University Sacramento students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Social Sciences 9%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 8%
Communication 7%
Health Professions 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=110617 IPEDS survey data for California State University Sacramento.