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Address5151 State University Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90032-8506
Phone323-343-3000
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School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
California State University-Los Angeles Campus, Los Angeles, CA
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2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, the 2020 tuition and fees of California State University-Los Angeles are $6,768 for in-state students and $18,648 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $8,202 for in-state students and $17,706 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $6,787 for California residents and $18,667 for out-of-state students based on the tuition changes over the past five years. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $8,221 for California residents and $17,725 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $49,900. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where the Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse program shows the highest salary with $82,000 after graduating.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$6,768$18,648
Graduate$8,202$17,706
Cal State LA 2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$6,787$18,667
Graduate$8,221$17,725
California State University-Los Angeles 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The Acceptance rate at California State University-Los Angeles is 48% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20%. The average SAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 985.
The average graduation rate is 52%. Total 28,036 students are attending the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in the next table.
2020 Key Academics Statistics at Cal State LA
Admission Stats »48% Acceptance Rate / 20% Yield
Test Scores »985 SAT / 18 ACT
Graduation Rate »52%
Transfer-out Rate2%
Retention Rate82%(full-time), 46% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio4.17% (24 to 1)
Student Population »28,036 (24,223 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$9,276
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$49,900
Average Salary by Field of Study$20,700 - $82,000

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

California State University-Los Angeles offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers. The next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at Cal State LA
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
Cal State LA provides several student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at Cal State LA
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Campus Life

The following table illustrates the special characteristics of California State University-Los Angeles. It has dormitories (or campus-owned housing) and its capacity is 1,061. It also offers separate board/meal plans and the annual cost is $3,936.
Cal State LA Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity1,061


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