California State University-Los Angeles

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California State University-Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles
CA
90032
School Setting City: Large: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Geographic RegionFar West AK CA HI NV OR WA
PresidentJames M Rosser
Name of System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
California State University
Opeflag Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Institutional control or affiliationPublic institution - An educational institution whose programs and activities are operated by institutionly elected or appointed school officials and which is supported primarily by public funds.
Dual credit Yes
Calendar system Quarter
A calendar system in which the academic year consists of 3 sessions called quarters of about 12 weeks each. The range may be from 10 to 15 weeks. There may be an additional quarter in the summer
Admission test scores Recommended

Student Details

The Student Details section provides a numeric overview of the students enrolled at the institution. The data lists the number of total students and breaks down this statistic by gender, full-time vs. part-time students, and student-to-faculty-ratio. With this information, you can determine the school’s size, the availability and popularity of part-time programs compared to full-time programs, and the potential size of classes. This section also discusses the institution’s admissions and retention rate. With this information, you can gain a sense of your own likelihood of obtaining admittance to the institution, as well as how many students typically continue on at the institution after one year.
Total Number of Students 21,755
Number of Men 8,658
Number of Women 13,097
Percentage Women60%
Percentage Men40 %
Full-time Students 16844
Part-time Students 4911
Number of Applicants 24,218
Number of Admitted 16,812
Admissions Rate 69%
Full-time Retention Rate (2012) 80%
Student-to-faculty Ratio 26 to 1

Tuition + Costs*

The Cost section provides an overview of how much it will cost to attend the institution for the full academic year. The section discusses the average annual cost of tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and extra expenses and fees. With this information, you can estimate how much it may cost you to attend the institution yourself.
yesTuition payment plan
In-state Tuition $5,472
Books and Supplies $1,665
On Campus Room and Board $9,728
In-state Fees $629
Out of State Tuition $629
Application Fee $55
Estimated Total$18,178

Net Price + Financial Aid*

The Net Price & Federal aid provides an overview of the average amount of financial aid awarded to undergraduate and first-time students enrolled in the institution, as well as the percentage of students that received aid. The types of financial aid that is reported includes scholarship aid, institutional grant aid, federal grant aid, state/local grant aid, Pell grant aid, and federal student loan aid. With this information, you can get a feeling for the types of financial aid that you might receive once you are enrolled in the institution.
Average net price-students receiving grant or scholarship aid3713
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid 67%
Average amount of federal, state, local, institutional or other sources of grant aid dollars received by undergraduate students$9,272
Percent of full-time, first-time undergraduates receiving federal grant aid 76%
Average amount of federal grant aid received by full-time, first-time undergraduates $4,913
Percent of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants 64%
Average amount Pell grant aid received by undergraduate students $4,322
Percent of undergraduate students receiving federal student loans 38%
Average amount of federal student loan aid received by undergraduate students $6,127
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Degrees

The Degrees section provides an overview of the top area of studies that are awarded by the institution and the number of degrees that are awarded at each level. The degree types are classified by the US Department of Education’s CIP code system. With this information, you can begin to determine whether the institution offers the particular area of study and degree level that you would like to pursue.

Degrees Offered

yesBachelor’s Degree
yesPostbaccalaurate Certificate
yesMaster’s Degree
yesDoctor’s Degree – research/scholarship

Degrees Awarded

Degrees Awarded by CIPCODE

Business Administration and Management, General681
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse241
Psychology, General231
Social Work195
Sociology192
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies181
Early Childhood Education and Teaching150
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies141
Electrical and Electronics Engineering120
English Language and Literature, General107
Education, General102
Art/Art Studies, General99
Radio and Television91
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services89
Biology/Biological Sciences, General80

Degrees Awarded by Level

Bachelor's Degree3041
Master's Degree1000

Additional Services

yesAcademic/career counseling service
yesEmployment services for students
yesPlacement services for completers

Sports and Athletics

yesNational Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
yesNCAA or NAIA member for basketball - California Collegiate Athletic Assoc
yesNCAA or NAIA member for baseball - California Collegiate Athletic Assoc
yesNCAA or NAIA member for cross country/track - California Collegiate Athletic Assoc

Institution’s internet website address http://www.calstatela.edu
Disclaimer
All data has been taken directly from the US Department of Education's IPEDS Data Center and reflects information that was self-reported by the institution for the 2012-2013 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Refer to our glossary for additional reference for the information given above.