California State University Northridge Comparison

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California State University Northridge
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Location Northridge, CA
Setting Large City
Students 40,212
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $5,742
Tuition (Out of State) $17,622
Room & Board $11,328
Avg Net Price $8,694
Avg Grant Aid $10,462
% Receiving Grant Aid 82%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 59.3%
Avg High School GPA 3.18
Admissions Standards Extremely Easy
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 16/22
SAT Range 910/1130
Application Deadline


Graduation Rate 46%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $47,500
Making Student Loan Payments 59%
Median Student Loan Debt $14,196
Median Loan Payment $146
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard