California State University - Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is one of the 23 universities in the California State University System which is located in Los Angeles, United States. Cal State LA main campus is the home to the nation's first Charter College of Education, Rockefeller-supported humanities center, a NASA-funded SPACE program, and a National Science Foundation funded environmental research center. U.S. News has ranked its undergraduate business program to be one of the best programs in the nation.
Programs, Campus and Residence
- The university offers 129 bachelor's degrees, 112 master's degrees, and 3 doctoral degrees through its 8 colleges. Popular majors of Cal State LA are - Business Administration and Management, General; Sociology; Early Childhood Education and Teaching; Communication and Media Studies; and Psychology, General.
- The main campus has an area of about 175 acres. The university opened another Downtown Los Angeles campus for university programs in 2016. There are 6 off-campus, 10 story buildings to accommodate around 3,600 students offered by Cal State LA.
California State University Admission Process
|Pre-Requisites||Official transcripts, LOR|
|Test Scores||SAT/ACT score, GRE/GMAT/LSAT/MCAT score|
|English Proficiency Test||TOEFL/IELTS score|
|Application Fee||55 USD|
|Additional Requirements||Personal Statement, Writing Sample|
|Intake Seasons - Fall||October 1|
How to Apply – Applicants may apply via Cal State Apply application.
Cost and Scholarships
Cost of Attendance
|Tuition and Fees||16,248 USD|
|Room and Board||14,508 USD|
|Books and Supplies||1,948 USD|
|Personal Expenses||1,480 USD|
The students are provided financial aid in the form of scholarships and grants.
There are around 240,000 alumni around the globe. The alumni are benefitted with various services such as library services, health care and membership discounts.