California Colleges
#69 in California Colleges
Federal Region IX
#30 in Federal Region IX

Overview

Humboldt State University is ranked 69th in California Colleges and 30th in Federal Region IX.
Next statements evaluate Humboldt State University by comparing key academic facts to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.
  • It has average tuition & fees of $19,744.
  • The acceptance rate (92%) is much higher (very easy to get in).
  • The SAT & ACT scores (1,085 SAT, 21 ACT) is average.
  • It has very small number of students of 7,972.
  • It offers fewer area of study (66 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Humboldt State are $19,744 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University $19,744

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 4-Years Colleges $18,895

4-Years Colleges $22,926

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California $20,072

Graduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 graduate tuition & fees of Humboldt State are $18,802 (out-of-state rate) and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University $18,802

All U.S. Colleges $18,842

Public, 4-Years Colleges $20,343

4-Years Colleges $18,848

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California $21,760

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate of Humboldt State is 92% and it is much higher (very easy to get in) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 92%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 72%

4-Years Colleges 68%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 58%

Yield (Enrollment Rate)

The yield, also known as enrollment rate, of Humboldt State is 6% and the yield is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 6%

All U.S. Colleges 37%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 32%

4-Years Colleges 35%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 20%

SAT Scores

The average SAT score submitted by enrolled students at Humboldt State is 1,085 and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 1,085

All U.S. Colleges 1,123

Public, 4-Years Colleges 1,112

4-Years Colleges 1,124

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 1,167

ACT Scores

The average ACT score submitted by enrolled students at Humboldt State is 21 and it is lower compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 21

All U.S. Colleges 68

Public, 4-Years Colleges 67

4-Years Colleges 68

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 70

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Humboldt State is 49% and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 49%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 48%

4-Years Colleges 51%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 54%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Humboldt State is 5% and it is lower (small number of students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 5%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 23%

4-Years Colleges 24%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 8%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Humboldt State is 71% and it is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 71%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 4-Years Colleges 74%

4-Years Colleges 73%

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 85%

Student Population

The total student population at Humboldt State is 7,972 and its population very small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 7,972

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 4-Years Colleges 11,396

4-Years Colleges 4,686

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 20,004

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Humboldt State is $9,173 which is 46.46% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University $9,173

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 4-Years Colleges $7,301

4-Years Colleges $12,161

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California $9,399

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Humboldt State is 21 to 1 and the ratio is lower (small size classes) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 21 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17 to 1

4-Years Colleges 14 to 1

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 24 to 1

Number of Programs

Humboldt State offers 66 programs and it means fewer area of study compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 66

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 4-Years Colleges 108

4-Years Colleges 58

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 120

Number of Online Programs

Humboldt State offers 4 online programs and it means few online programs compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California.

Humboldt State University 4

All U.S. Colleges 13

Public, 4-Years Colleges 17

4-Years Colleges 15

Public, 4-Years Colleges in California 7