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California State University - Long Beach

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$6,240
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$17,400

CSULB/CalState-Long Beach Address

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-LONG BEACH
1250 BELLFLOWER BLVD
LONG BEACH, CA 90840--0115
General info:(562) 985-4111
Financial aid office:(562) 985-5574
Admissions office:(562) 985-5471University Homepage

Tuition + CSULB/CalState-Long Beach Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:19

Undergrad Application Fee: $55
Grad Application Fee:$55

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:2,636
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 31,727
# of Grad students: 5,455
# of Part time: 130
Total Students: 37,182
Male

42.2%
Female

57.8%
International

6%
African-American

4%
American Indian

1%
Asian

22%
Hispanic

33%
Pacific Islander

223%
Caucasian

24%
Unknown

6%

Financial Aid

57% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,499

46% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,800

40% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $5,474

36% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,368Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

30% men vs 32% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:22,271
Women Applicants:32,748
Men Admitted:6,604
Women Admitted:10,352

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors

• Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
• Aerospace
• African-American/Black Studies
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• Anthropology
• Art/Art Studies
• Asian Studies/Civilization
• Asian-American Studies
• Athletic Training/Trainer
• Biochemistry
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemistry
• Civil Engineering
• Classics and Classical Languages
• Communication Sciences and Disorders
• Comparative Literature
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
• Computer Science
• Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Creative Writing
• Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
• Dance
• Design and Applied Arts
• Dietetics/Dietitian
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• East Asian Studies
• Economics
• Education
• Educational Leadership and Administration
• Electrical
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Engineering
• Engineering Technology
• English Language and Literature
• Environmental Science
• European Studies/Civilization
• Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Fine/Studio Arts
• Firefighting and Related Protective Services
• French Language and Literature
• General
• Geography
• Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences
• Geology/Earth Science
• German Language and Literature
• Gerontology
• Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
• Health and Physical Education/Fitness
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Hispanic-American
• History
• Homeland Security
• Hospitality Administration/Management
• Human Development and Family Studies
• Industrial and Product Design
• Interior Design
• International Relations and Affairs
• Japanese Language and Literature
• Jewish/Judaic Studies
• Journalism
• Language Interpretation and Translation
• Law Enforcement
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Literatures
• Logistics
• Manufacturing Engineering
• Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
• Materials
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Microbiology
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Music Performance
• Nursing Administration
• Other
• Parks
• Philosophy
• Physical Therapy/Therapist
• Physics
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Public Administration
• Public Health
• Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
• Puerto Rican
• Radio and Television
• Recreation and Leisure Studies
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Rhetoric and Composition
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching
• Statistics
• Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
• Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
• Linguistics
• Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
• Supply Chain Management
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