Offered Degrees/Programs
BS, MS, DR, Post-Grad.
Offered Through Online Classes
BS, MS
Total Number of Programs
152
Total Number of Online Programs
8
Total Number of Completers
10,621

Offered Degrees and Major Programs

California State University-Northridge offers 152 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 73 Bachelor's, 63 Master's, 2 Doctorate (professional), 12 Post-BS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 8 programs are available through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 1 Bachelor's, 7 Master's program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2019-2020, total 10,621 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from California State University-Northridge.
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's7318,806
Master's6371,690
Doctorate (professional)2028
Post-BS Certificate12083
Total152810,621

Best Programs

BachelorMaster
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$88,600
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician$74,200
Electrical and Electronics Engineering$72,400
Computer Science$68,800
Mechanical Engineering$64,800
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Taxation$86,300
Business Administration and Management$77,400
Educational Leadership and Administration$75,400
Communication Sciences and Disorders$65,200
Public Administration$64,200

Popular Programs

Bachelor'sMaster's

Major Programs by Offered Degree

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Practice)Doctorate (Other)Post-Bachelor's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 185 completers-
Latin American Studies4-
African-American/Black Studies12$25,700
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies24-
Asian-American Studies7-
Women's Studies0-
Deaf Studies131-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 987 completers$32,200
Speech Communication and Rhetoric412$32,200
Journalism161$27,200
Radio and Television414$25,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 272 completers$45,400
Computer and Information Sciences0$45,400
Information Technology54-
Computer and Information Sciences (other)77-
Information Science/Studies0-
Computer Science141$68,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 313 completers-
Education0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching312-
Business Teacher Education1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 403 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering86$46,800
Computer Engineering37-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering84$72,400
Mechanical Engineering182$64,800
Manufacturing Engineering14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 15 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician10$74,200
Engineering/Industrial Management5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 77 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures12-
Linguistics37-
French Language and Literature3-
Spanish Language and Literature25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 237 completers$26,800
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences237$26,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 153 completers$25,500
English Language and Literature153$25,500
Rhetoric and Composition0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities (1 completers) 300 completers$31,000
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies300$31,000
Humanities/Humanistic Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 309 completers$24,300
Biology/Biological Sciences287$24,300
Biochemistry22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 48 completers-
Mathematics48-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 2 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2$26,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 501 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness501$26,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies 35 completers$19,600
Philosophy22$19,600
Religion/Religious Studies13-
Jewish/Judaic Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 52 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry20-
Geology/Earth Science10-
Physics22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 833 completers$25,700
Psychology833$25,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 13 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 33 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration33-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 930 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology43$21,400
Economics85$40,700
Geography32$27,400
Political Science and Government161$26,700
Sociology583$30,900
Urban Studies/Affairs26$33,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 403 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts51$17,800
Art/Art Studies256$22,600
Music56$19,700
Music Performance40-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 911 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders119$26,100
Health/Health Care Administration/Management263$35,900
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer27-
Athletic Training/Trainer15-
Public Health334$31,600
Environmental Health34-
Public Health Education and Promotion0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse119$88,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 1,684 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management609$38,600
Accounting319$58,600
Finance330$37,900
Hospitality Administration/Management (other)62-
Marketing/Marketing Management364$36,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 110 completers-
History110$24,000
Total8,806
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture 16 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 11 completers-
African Studies0-
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 21 completers$42,000
Speech Communication and Rhetoric21$42,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 18 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science18-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 368 completers-
Education84-
Educational Leadership and Administration118$75,400
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching40$58,800
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services113$51,300
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 128 completers-
Engineering0-
Structural Engineering20-
Computer Engineering4-
Computer Software Engineering7-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering50-
Materials Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering17-
Manufacturing Engineering24-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology (2 completers) 52 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management52-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 15 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics7-
Spanish Language and Literature8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 31 completers$44,900
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31$44,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 45 completers$31,500
English Language and Literature45$31,500
Rhetoric and Composition0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities (2 completers) 15 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies15-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 30 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences24-
Biochemistry6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 11 completers-
Mathematics11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 14 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 13 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Physics10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 33 completers-
Psychology21-
Applied Behavior Analysis12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services (2 completers) 361 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration179$64,200
Social Work182$53,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 29 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology7-
Geography4-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography5-
Political Science and Government6-
Sociology7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 92 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts9$26,200
Playwriting and Screenwriting17-
Art/Art Studies12-
Fine/Studio Arts2-
Music Performance25-
Music (other)27-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (8 completers) 258 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders57$65,200
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist59-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management27$52,700
Public Health69$53,500
Environmental Health30-
Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering0-
Rehabilitation Science16-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 119 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management49$77,400
Accounting26-
Hospitality Administration/Management (other)15-
Knowledge Management0-
Taxation29$86,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 10 completers-
History10-
Total1,690
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 28 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist28-
Total28
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 14 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration12-
Community College Education2-
Total14
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 7 completers-
Special Education and Teaching (other)5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Quality Control Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 1 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 1 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 32 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders32-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Health Services Administration0-
Music Therapy/Therapist0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 39 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management31-
Human Resources Development8-
Total83