California State University - Fresno: Ranking & Review

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Fresno
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United States
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World
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13971374
Top 9%

California State University - Fresno Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate59%54%63%
Applicants17,9207,43310,487
Admissions10,6464,0466,600
Enrolled undergraduates3,4461,3052,141
Enrolled total (including graduate students)25,32510,40314,922

7,199 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

296 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,321
Percent of students submitting SAT scores96%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
510
Math
500

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,298
Percent of students submitting ACT scores38%
ACT Composite
19
ACT English
18
ACT Math
19

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 scoresRequired
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 - Fresno Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$20,431$32,311
Off-campus$24,417$36,297
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,088 and other expenses per full academic year.

California State University - Fresno provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,139 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$5,742$17,622
Fees for full-time undergraduates$843$843
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$396
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,176$16,680
Fees for full-time graduates$843$843
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$396

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services66178739
Health Professions and Related Programs51410655675
Social Sciences59411605
Education17428919482
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences35010360
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies29431325
Psychology29323316
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities315315
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1998207
Engineering17333206
Public Administration and Social Service Professions12177198
Visual and Performing Arts13717154
Biological and Biomedical Sciences12020140
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields542983
Physical Sciences522880
History64872
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services383472
English Language and Literature & Letters551772
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics481058
Mathematics and Statistics23932
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2929
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies2222
Philosophy and Religious Studies1919
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1414
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Grand Total4,364838745,276

A total of 4,364 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at California State University - Fresno.

At the master's and doctor's level 912 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate56%50%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesFresno State
Founded1911
MottoLucem Accipe Ut Reddas
Receive the light that you may give it forth.
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorscardinal, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,086
Instructional FTE1,010
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitecsufresno.edu
Address5241 N Maple Ave
Fresno, California, 93740
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population495,000
Phone5592784240
Fax+1 (559) 278 8340

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