California State University-Long Beach

Long Beach, CA
4-year
Large
Urban
40th
Best value Bachelor's Degree in California

Questions and Answers

Lauren S.
20 days ago
What labs are available to support students in CSULB's biology major?
Ximena S.
20 days ago
What labs are available to support students in the psychology major?
Josie Q.
22 days ago
I read on a website you give your students access to being an FBI agent right out of college, how do students enroll in that course?
Kaianna W.
23 days ago
How many students typically live in a dorm room, and can a freshman have a room for themselves?
Claire N.
27 days ago
How easy is it to create your own club at CSU Long Beach?
Nichelle E.
1 month ago
What is the average cost of attendance for CSULB?

Academic details

1040-1250
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
20-26
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
23 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (31% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

42% Hispanic
21% Asian
18% White
5% Multiracial
4% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer85k
Human Resources (HR) Manager74k
Mechanical Engineer72k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)72k
Project Engineer72k
Operations Manager67k
Graphic Designer51k
Based on 23,268 student responses
53.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
104.2kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
50%in High-Meaning careers
16%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$8,876
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,957
Average Pell Grant
$4,661
Average Federal Loans

$5,717
Average Institutional Grant
$6,561
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$18,714 / year
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