California State University - Fullerton: Ranking & Review

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Fullerton
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United States
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World
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1206590
Top 4%

California State University - Fullerton Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate46%41%49%
Applicants45,80819,24626,562
Admissions20,9437,85313,090
Enrolled undergraduates4,4371,6962,741
Enrolled total (including graduate students)40,90517,58223,323

13,957 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,109 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores4,075
Percent of students submitting SAT scores92%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
550
Math
550

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,695
Percent of students submitting ACT scores38%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

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 - Fullerton Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$27,342$39,222
Off-campus$26,274$38,154
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $15,618 and other expenses per full academic year.

California State University - Fullerton provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,912 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$1,108$1,108
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$396
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,176$16,680
Fees for full-time graduates$1,108$1,108
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$396

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2,1022662,368
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1,066271,093
Health Professions and Related Programs857135161,008
Education43648226944
Engineering321493814
Psychology56725592
Social Sciences54241583
Visual and Performing Arts44861509
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies40451455
Public Administration and Social Service Professions309133442
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service335335
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2748282
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services136126262
History13241173
English Language and Literature & Letters11224136
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities120120
Mathematics and Statistics6347110
Physical Sciences8617103
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics583088
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies57865
Philosophy and Religious Studies2525
Natural Resources and Conservation2323
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Grand Total8,4502,0384210,530

A total of 8,450 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at California State University - Fullerton.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,080 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate66%60%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 87%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Alternative namesCal State Fullerton
CSUF
Founded1957
MottoVox Veritas Vita
Voice, Truth, Life
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,980
Instructional FTE1,397
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.fullerton.edu
Address800 N State College Blvd
Fullerton, California, 92831-3599
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population135,000
Phone6572782011
Fax+1 (714) 278 7238

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