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  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • UHM has more expensive tuition & fees ($34,218) than Cal State Long Beach ($18,714).
  • It is harder to admit to Cal State Long Beach than UHM.
  • Both UHM and Cal State Long Beach have the same submitted SAT scores (1,145).
  • Both UHM and Cal State Long Beach have the same submitted ACT scores (68).
  • Cal State Long Beach has more students with 37,466 students while UHM has 17,710 students.
  • UHM has more full-time faculties with 1,149 faculties while Cal State Long Beach has 1,076 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - University of Hawaii at Manoa and California State University-Long Beach.
UHMvs.Cal State Long Beach
Honolulu, HawaiiLocationLong Beach, California
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$12,186
Out-Of-State$34,218
Tuition & Fees
In-State$6,834
Out-Of-State$18,714
61 (0.47%)Number Receiving Financial Aid71 (0.22%)
$8,875Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,560
83.15 %Acceptance Rates27.99 %
27.84 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)23.44 %
1,145SAT Score1,145
68ACT Score68
59 %Graduation Rate69 %
-Transfer-out Rate2 %
79 %Retention Rate87 %
17,710Student Population37,466
1,149Number of Faculties1,076
12 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio23 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare