At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1949
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $6,460
  • Selectivity
  • More Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Long Beach, CA

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

November 30

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 32%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 7%
  • Application Fee
  • $55
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

100%

Top half of HS class

84%

Top quarter of HS class

N/A

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 460-570
  • Math
  • 470-590
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 20-26
  • English
  • 19-26
  • Math
  • 19-27
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

More Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 31%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 7%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 32,345

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$6,460

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,898

books and supplies

$12,398

room and board

$20,756

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$17,620

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,898

books and supplies

$12,398

room and board

$31,916

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $6,278
  • $30-$48K
  • $7,917
  • $48-$75K
  • $11,271
  • $75-$110K
  • $15,460
  • $110 & UP
  • $17,590
Financial aid

77%

Receiving Financial Aid

48%

Receiving Federal Grants

36%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: November 30

Student Life

Student Body

32,345

Total undergrad enrollment

5,431

Total grad students

1%

Out-of-state

96%

In-state

3%

International
Students

  • 56%

    FEMALE

  • 44

    MALE
Organizations

235

Student Organizations

17

Fraternities

14

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

7%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 22%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 4%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 40%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 18%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

24:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

1,051

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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