School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of California State University-San Marcos and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San Marcos, CA 92096-0001
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 - other

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of California State University-San Marcos is 93.30% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.49%. The application fees are $70 for undergraduate programs and $70 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate93.30 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.49 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$70

Tuition & Fees

Fresno State's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,733 for California residents and $19,613 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 0.03% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($19,607).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $9,167 for California residents and $18,671 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 0.03% compared to the last year's rate.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,733$19,613
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,167$18,671
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 16,255 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 5,539 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Fresno State has 14,963 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,292 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students16,255
Undergraduate Students14,963
Graduate Students1,292
Online Enrollment5,539

Degree Information and Campus Life

Fresno State offers 75 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 5 out of the 75 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Fresno State
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs75 Programs
Number of online programs5 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
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

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