California State University - Sacramento: Ranking & Review

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Sacramento
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United States
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World
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1261835
Top 5%

California State University - Sacramento Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate68%66%69%
Applicants24,13210,06914,063
Admissions16,3526,6219,731
Enrolled undergraduates3,5901,5702,020
Enrolled total (including graduate students)31,25513,52617,729

11,659 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

286 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,269
Percent of students submitting SAT scores91%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
520
Math
520

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,000
Percent of students submitting ACT scores28%
ACT Composite
20
ACT English
19
ACT Math
20

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 - Sacramento Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$25,742$37,622
Off-campus$25,036$36,916
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,856 and other expenses per full academic year.

California State University - Sacramento provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,129 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$1,462$1,462
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$396
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,176$16,680
Fees for full-time graduates$1,462$1,462
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$396

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8711621,033
Social Sciences68225707
Health Professions and Related Programs6067029705
Education42716314604
Engineering467108575
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs5248532
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4518459
Psychology38315398
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies35711368
Public Administration and Social Service Professions199119318
Visual and Performing Arts27917296
Biological and Biomedical Sciences27213285
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences222222
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services14144185
English Language and Literature & Letters14926175
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1473150
History9823121
Physical Sciences94599
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies92395
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies9393
Mathematics and Statistics58563
Natural Resources and Conservation5353
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics341145
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3636
Philosophy and Religious Studies1919
Grand Total6,754839437,636

A total of 6,754 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at California State University - Sacramento.

At the master's and doctor's level 882 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate48%43%51%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 66%

General info

Alternative namesCSUS
Sacramento State
Founded1947
MottoLeadership Begins Here
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,436
Instructional FTE1,056
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.csus.edu
Address6000 J St
Sacramento, California, 95819-2694
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population485,000
Phone9162786566
Fax+1 (916) 278 6853

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