California State University - East Bay: Ranking & Review

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United States
Top 11%

California State University - East Bay Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate74%70%76%
Enrolled undergraduates1,420512908
Enrolled total (including graduate students)16,5386,27410,264

8,608 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,641 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $55. Application fee for graduates - $55.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRecommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither required nor recommended

California State University - East Bay Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,099 and other expenses per full academic year.

California State University - East Bay provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,697 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$5,742$17,622
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,092$1,092
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$264
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,176$16,680
Fees for full-time graduates$1,092$1,092
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$264

Programs and Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8522741,126
Health Professions and Related Programs575180755
Social Sciences30617323
Biological and Biomedical Sciences18923212
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service194194
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies16615181
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services8595180
Public Administration and Social Service Professions177177
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences164164
Visual and Performing Arts14812160
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11725142
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities130130
Mathematics and Statistics246185
English Language and Literature & Letters591978
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields4040
Physical Sciences301040
Natural Resources and Conservation2727
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies18220
Philosophy and Religious Studies1616
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1414
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics66
Grand Total3,4491,170124,631

A total of 3,449 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at California State University - East Bay.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,182 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate42%37%45%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Alternative namesCSUEB
Cal State East Bay
MottoPer Aspera ad Astra
Through hardships to the stars
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff1,482
Instructional FTE535
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, California, 94542
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population144,000
Fax+1 (510) 885 2325

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