School Overview

California State University-Long Beach is a Public, 4 years college located in Long Beach, California. Cal State Long Beach ranked 40th in California Colleges and 20th in Federal Region IX.
It has a total enrollment of 40,069 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Cal State Long Beach's acceptance rate is 46.85% last year (undergraduate school).
California State University-Long Beach is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
Address1250 Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
Admission Information
Online Application
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of California State University-Long Beach is 46.85% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.47%. The application fees are $55 for undergraduate programs and $55 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate46.85 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.47 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

Cal State Long Beach's 2022 tuition & fees is $6,846 for California residents and $18,726 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,280 for California residents and $17,784 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,846$18,726
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,280$17,784
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 40,069 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 38,645 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Cal State Long Beach has 34,216 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 5,853 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students40,069
Undergraduate Students34,216
Graduate Students5,853
Online Enrollment38,645

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs189 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification