School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of California State University-Long Beach and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
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 CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of California State University-Long Beach is 40.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $70 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate40.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$70

Tuition & Fees

Cal State Long Beach's 2023 tuition & fees is $6,884 for California residents and $18,764 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 0.20% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($18,726).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $8,318 for California residents and $17,822 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 0.21% compared to the last year's rate.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,884$18,764
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,318$17,822
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 38,973 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 10,047 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Cal State Long Beach has 32,931 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 6,042 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students38,973
Undergraduate Students32,931
Graduate Students6,042
Online Enrollment10,047

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

Cal State Long Beach offers 189 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Cal State Long Beach
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs189 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification