California State University-Long Beach

Acceptance Rate 46.85 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $18,764
Student Population 40,190
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,820
Graduation Rate 75 %

Academic Overview

California State University-Long Beach Campus, Long Beach, CA
California State University-Long Beach is a public, four-years institute located in Long Beach, California. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $6,883 for California residents and $18,764 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,318 for California residents and $17,822 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 40,190 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 46.85% and the graduation rate is 75% last year.
The salary after graduation from California State University-Long Beach varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $53,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Cal State Long Beach's tuition & fees is $6,883 for California residents and $18,764 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $8,318 for in-state students and $17,822 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Cal State Long Beach. The acceptance rate of Cal State Long Beach is 46.85% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.47%. The average graduation rate is 75% and the transfer-out rate is 2%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,820 and 72% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 40,190 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for California State University-Long Beach is 46.85 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for California State University-Long Beach is 75 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for California State University-Long Beach is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for California State University-Long Beach is 87 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for California State University-Long Beach is 40,190
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for California State University-Long Beach is 23 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
23 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,820 at California State University-Long Beach.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1250 Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
Online Applicationhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
Financial Aidwww.csulb.edu/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/Pages/csu-costs.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.csulb.edu/depts/enrollment/admissions/residency.html
Disability Serviceweb.csulb.edu/divisions/students/dss/

Offered Degrees

Cal State Long Beach offers 189 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree920
Post Bachelor's Degree160
Master's Degree760
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice20
Doctor's degree - other20

Special Learning Opportunities

California State University-Long Beach offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,206)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,324)

Veterans Benefits

California State University-Long Beach has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges