|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||25:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,012 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
California State University-Los Angeles is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 35,429 applications and 22,567 students were granted admission. California State University-Los Angeles is at the #62 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 37% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 95% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||780 to 980|
|ACT||15 to 20|
California State University-Los Angeles charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,632 and in-state students paid $5,472.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of California State University-Los Angeles's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 71% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,884 (which is 10.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at California State University-Los Angeles in 2016-2017, was 906, which is 25% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,605 (which is 32% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, California State University-Los Angeles has enrolled a total of 27,827 students (22,170 students full-time and 5,657 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 27,827 students, 3,846 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 24,074 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,753 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 36 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 8%
Black/African American: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at California State University-Los Angeles.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||18%||284|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||121|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||7%||116|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||5%||84|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||35|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of California State University-Los Angeles full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of California State University-Los Angeles graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,800. Last year, out of the total 5,649 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 5,084 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,484 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 4,826 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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