California State University - San Bernardino: Statistics

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#1352 of 14,131 In the World
#374 of 2,597 In North America
#336 of 2,496 In the United States
#37 of 249 In California
#258 of 1,028 For Information Technology
Top50% For 73 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
91%
Aid receiving
89%
Undergraduates
16,858
Graduates
2,656
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.csusb.edu

California State University - San Bernardino Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

California State University - San Bernardino has an acceptance rate of 91% and is among the 35% of the easiest universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 91% 88% 93%
Applicants 13,057 5,086 7,971
Admissions 11,878 4,481 7,397
Freshmen enrolled full time 1,908 755 1,153
Freshmen enrolled part time 93 29 64

11,874 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,479 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

Hispanic 12842 (66%)
White 2414 (12%)
Nonresident Alien 1057 (5%)
Asian 1049 (5%)
Black or African American 989 (5%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 679 (3%)
Two or more races 425 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 28 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 11 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Average aid awarded
$10,157
Students receiving aid
89%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $5,742$7,176
Tuition in-state $5,742$7,176
Tuition out-of-state $17,622$16,680
Fee in-district $1,471$1,471
Fee in-state $1,471$1,471
Fee out-of-state $1,471$1,471

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 1,482
Combined charge for room and board $10,644
Room charge $7,644
Meal charge $3,000

California State University - San Bernardino majors

California State University - San Bernardino has granted 3,978 bachelor's degrees across 45 programs, 692 master's across 34 programs, and 8 doctorate degrees across 2 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at California State University - San Bernardino.

Major Bachelor Master Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 791 95
Psychology, General 560 13
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 260 5
Sociology, General 258
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies 224
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education & Fitness, General 202
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 158 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 151 10
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 154
Social Work 51 102
Information Technology 122 12
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 123 1
English Language and Literature, General 93
Art & Art Studies, General 91
Computer Science 86 3
Public Administration 81
Mathematics, General 73 3
History, General 70
Human Development and Family Studies, General 62
Political Science and Government, General 56
Special Education and Teaching, General 49
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 47
Education, General 45
Chemistry, General 44
Nutrition Sciences 44
Spanish Language and Literature 35 9
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 35 6
Child Development 37
Computer Engineering, General 37
Writing, General 29
Economics, General 26
School Psychology 24
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 23
Social Sciences, General 18 3
Public Health, General 3 17
Accounting 19
Anthropology, General 19
Computer and Information Sciences, Other 18
Environmental Science 15 2
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 14
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling & Counselor 12
Clinical Psychology 11
Music, General 10
Philosophy 10
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 9
Physics, General 9
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education 9
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 8
National Security Policy Studies 7
Arabic Language and Literature 6
Finance, General 6
Geology & Earth Science, General 6
Educational & Instructional Technology 5
Fine & Studio Arts, General 5
Geography 5
Environmental Studies 4
French Language and Literature 4
Music Performance, General 4
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis 3
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other 3
Bioinformatics 2
Community College Administration 2
Health Services Administration 2
International & Globalization Studies 2
Design and Applied Arts, Other 1
Social Work, Other 1
Grand Total 3,978 692 8

California State University - San Bernardino has a graduation rate of 57%, which is among the 45% highest for universities in the US.

Total Men Women
Graduation rate 57% 52% 60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

Publications & Citations

California State University - San Bernardino has published 5,633 scientific papers with 90,086 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Political Science, Psychology, Law, Medicine, Computer Science, Biology, Sociology, Environmental Science, and Philosophy.

Publications
5,633
Citations
90,086

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
3,884 / 61,831
Political Science
2,587 / 41,930
Psychology
2,447 / 56,333
Law
2,405 / 39,386
Medicine
2,373 / 46,901
Computer Science
2,348 / 42,867
Biology
2,303 / 44,748
Sociology
2,202 / 34,061
Environmental Science
2,173 / 35,828
Philosophy
1,855 / 33,623
Engineering
1,613 / 20,359
Business
1,473 / 23,403
Mathematics
1,453 / 27,354
Physics
1,388 / 20,159
Geography and Cartography
1,318 / 20,422
Chemistry
1,211 / 22,790
History
1,175 / 15,417
Economics
1,166 / 14,009
Social Psychology
1,158 / 33,571
Geology
1,080 / 19,715
Archaeology
949 / 13,381
Statistics
914 / 18,448
Quantum and Particle physics
880 / 13,445
Linguistics
867 / 14,821
Psychiatry
831 / 20,466
Paleontology
830 / 15,803
Genetics
812 / 17,753
Ecology
790 / 13,087
Biochemistry
747 / 16,905
Management
745 / 11,304
Art & Design
720 / 7,127
Development Studies
693 / 8,633
Pathology
690 / 12,060
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
688 / 11,460
Neuroscience
666 / 17,313
Education Majors
603 / 9,425
Child Psychology
599 / 19,669
Anthropology
531 / 10,597
Math Teachers
513 / 9,274
Machine Learning
488 / 10,559

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 51 179
1991 59 197
1992 80 186
1993 83 287
1994 98 347
1995 95 409
1996 96 462
1997 76 453
1998 94 620
1999 89 638
2000 107 806
2001 98 786
2002 94 963
2003 110 1101
2004 114 1162
2005 128 1409
2006 145 1543
2007 152 1812
2008 171 2147
2009 137 2507
2010 182 2856
2011 177 3253
2012 168 3695
2013 189 4080
2014 217 4619
2015 219 4796
2016 171 4575
2017 223 4640
2018 207 4642
2019 230 5863
2020 313 6993
2021 368 8560
2022 328 8154
Academic rankings

California State University - San Bernardino alumni

  1. Frank Zane

    Frank Zane
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 81)
    Enrolled in California State University - San Bernardino
    In 1992 graduated with Master of Arts in experimental psychology
    Occupations
    high school teacherbodybuilder
    Biography

    Frank Zane is a retired American professional bodybuilder and author. He is a three-time Mr. Olympia, and his physique is considered one of the greatest in the history of bodybuilding due to his meticulous focus on symmetry and proportion. He was inducted in the IFBB Hall of Fame in 1999.

  2. Paul Cook

    Paul Cook
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 80)
    Enrolled in California State University - San Bernardino
    In 1966 graduated with Master in Public Administration
    Occupations
    military officerpoliticianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Paul Joseph Cook is an American politician serving as a San Bernardino County Supervisor since 2020. A member of the Republican Party, he was previously elected to the Yucca Valley Town Council from 1998 to 2006, California State Assembly for the 65th district until 2012, and the U.S. representative for California's 8th congressional district from 2013 to 2020.

  3. Aaron Brooks

    Aaron Brooks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Aaron Lee Brooks is an American professional baseball pitcher in the San Diego Padres organization. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Kansas City Royals, Oakland Athletics, Baltimore Orioles, and St. Louis Cardinals, and in the KBO League for the Kia Tigers.

  4. Paul Chabot

    Paul Chabot
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Paul Chabot is an American businessman, author, public speaker, former law enforcement officer, adjunct professor, and Commander of Naval Intelligence with the United States Navy Reserve. Chabot formerly served as a White House senior policy advisor on law enforcement for President George W. Bush, and prior was a Presidential Management Fellow. Paul also served in the U.S. State Department, Office of Inspector General, and U.S. Attorneys Office. He was the Republican candidate for California's 31st congressional district in 2014 and 2016. He was defeated by Democrat Pete Aguilar both times. After losing the 2016 election, he moved with his family to McKinney, Texas, and in May 2017, launched Conservative Move, a company that conservative residents of California sell their homes and relocate to red states, starting with Collin County in Texas. He also launched Military Vet Move and Law Enforcement Move, helping veterans and police relocate.

All 10 notable alumni

General info

Alternative names CSUSB
Cal State San Bernardino
Founded 1960
Motto Come Here, Go Anywhere
Colors blue, black
Academic calendar September to June (September - December; January-March; April-June). Also three Summer Sessions (June-August)
Total FTE staff 1,664
Carnegie classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and contacts

Address 5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, California, 92407-2393
United States
City population 222,000
Phone 9095375000

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