Offered Degrees and Major Programs

California State University-Long Beach offers 180 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 91 Bachelor's, 70 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 2 Doctorate (professional), 14 Post-BS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 3 programs are available through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 3 Master's program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 10,807 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from California State University-Long Beach.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Bachelor's9108,615
Master's7031,838
Doctorate (research)10-
Doctorate (professional)2031
Post-BS Certificate140295
Total180310,807

Best Programs

BachelorMasterDoctoral
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$83,500
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician$76,700
Computer Engineering$64,200
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$63,300
Mechanical Engineering$61,600
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$105,100
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$74,100
Communication Sciences and Disorders$67,400
Health/Health Care Administration/Management$64,000
Business Administration and Management$64,000
Doctoral Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Educational Leadership and Administration$104,100

Popular Programs

Bachelor'sPost-graduateMaster's

Major Programs by Offered Degree

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Doctorate (Practice)Doctorate (Other)Post-Bachelor's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation 39 completers$32,200
Environmental Science39-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 105 completers$29,800
African Studies0$29,800
American/United States Studies/Civilization33-
Asian Studies/Civilization15-
East Asian Studies3-
European Studies/Civilization0-
Italian Studies3-
African-American/Black Studies7$26,400
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies16-
Asian-American Studies4-
Women's Studies22-
Deaf Studies2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 618 completers$32,400
Speech Communication and Rhetoric456$32,400
Journalism162$28,600
Radio and Television0$22,200
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 179 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science179$58,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Education0-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 688 completers-
Engineering13-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering54$58,400
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Chemical Engineering110$50,400
Civil Engineering94$58,700
Computer Engineering58$64,200
Electrical and Electronics Engineering138$63,300
Mechanical Engineering221$61,600
Manufacturing Engineering0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 84 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician21-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician53$76,700
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 114 completers$26,300
Foreign Languages and Literatures0$26,300
Linguistics40-
Language Interpretation and Translation0-
Comparative Literature16-
Japanese Language and Literature8-
German Language and Literature5-
French Language and Literature11$27,900
Spanish Language and Literature30-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 670 completers$29,900
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences398$29,900
Human Development and Family Studies272$27,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 294 completers$28,500
English Language and Literature294$28,500
Rhetoric and Composition0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities 179 completers$29,600
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies179$29,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 262 completers$26,200
Biology/Biological Sciences167$26,200
Biochemistry49-
Microbiology21-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 65 completers-
Mathematics65-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 133 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences81-
International/Global Studies52-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 391 completers$31,900
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies66$31,900
Health and Physical Education/Fitness325$23,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 29 completers$30,400
Philosophy25$30,400
Religion/Religious Studies4-
Jewish/Judaic Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 65 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry33$36,400
Geology/Earth Science10-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)2-
Physics20$33,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 513 completers$29,000
Psychology513$29,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 180 completers$30,400
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0$30,400
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies180-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 66 completers-
Human Services0-
Social Work66$34,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 722 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology91$23,200
Economics83$34,800
Geography49$25,100
International Relations and Affairs0$25,200
Political Science and Government170$31,900
Sociology329$29,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 877 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance34$16,400
Industrial and Product Design31-
Interior Design32-
Design and Applied Arts (other)50-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts72$19,000
Film/Cinema/Video Studies181-
Art/Art Studies234$23,800
Fine/Studio Arts189-
Music3$13,700
Music Performance51-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 495 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders0$29,200
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist39-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management217$39,600
Athletic Training/Trainer22-
Dietetics/Dietitian0$28,300
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse217$83,500
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 1,437 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1,326$38,200
Business/Managerial Economics40$37,800
Hospitality Administration/Management71$27,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 162 completers-
History162$26,600
Total8,615
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 13 completers-
Asian Studies/Civilization7-
European Studies/Civilization0-
Italian Studies6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 13 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 93 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science93-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 252 completers-
Education130-
Special Education and Teaching28-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services84$57,100
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education10-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 163 completers-
Engineering8-
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering27-
Civil Engineering34-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering69$74,100
Mechanical Engineering25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 43 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics22-
German Language and Literature3-
French Language and Literature5-
Spanish Language and Literature13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 40 completers$37,100
English Language and Literature29$37,100
Creative Writing11-
Rhetoric and Composition0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 38 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences21-
Biochemistry16-
Microbiology1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 55 completers-
Mathematics44-
Statistics (other)11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 33 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology14-
Nutrition Sciences19-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 109 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies2-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness107$49,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 16 completers-
Philosophy4-
Religion/Religious Studies12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 33 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry8-
Geology/Earth Science13-
Physics12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 45 completers-
Psychology26-
School Psychology19-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting (4 completers) 30 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies8-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 330 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration111$55,000
Social Work219$56,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 57 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology6-
Economics10-
Geography10-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography23-
Political Science and Government8-
Sociology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 58 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts15-
Art/Art Studies7-
Fine/Studio Arts14-
Music0-
Music Performance20-
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 261 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders0$67,400
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist29-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management52$64,000
Public Health18$46,000
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse162$105,100
Nursing Administration0-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 149 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management115$64,000
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management16-
Accounting18-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 7 completers-
History7-
Total1,838
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 0 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Total0
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0$104,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 31 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist31-
Total31
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 28 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration12$104,100
Community College Education16-
Total28
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 33 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction21$66,300
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 9 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 4 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 10 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biotechnology10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 1 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 26 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration26$55,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 11 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Geography10-
Political Science and Government1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 2 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 197 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Dietetics/Dietitian2-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing191-
Nursing Education4-
Total295