California State University-Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

Questions and Answers

Alexandra S.
4 days ago
Is the school culture at CSU Sacramento more competitive or communal?
Jose R.
17 days ago
I'm a new student, can I bring my car to the CSUS campus and have it stay there were I stay as well?
Casey G.
20 days ago
What are the CSU - Sacramento's most important values, and how does it demonstrate this to students?
Angel E.
21 days ago
Does CSU Sacramento sports teams allow walk ons?
Gabriella O.
21 days ago
How long after acceptance do you have if you want to change your major?
Vanessa O.
2 months ago
What is the placement rate pre-med Sacramento State graduates that continue on to medical school?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
26 to 1
Less Selective (64% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

30% Hispanic
28% White
19% Asian
6% Black
6% Multiracial
1% Pacific Islander
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer116k
Software Engineer86k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)82k
Human Resources (HR) Manager77k
Mechanical Engineer74k
Project Engineer72k
Operations Manager65k
Based on 14,791 student responses
55.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
101.8kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
54%in High-Meaning careers
16%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$19,248 / year
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