3,388 reviews
  1. San Luis Obispo, CA
  2. 4 Year
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California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
22:1
Female Professors
34%
Male Professors
66%
Average Professor Salary
$109,116
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    1%
  • Asian American
    8%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • White
    77%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
90%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.217 responses
Poll
83%
of students say professors care about their students' success.217 responses
Poll
80%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.216 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.216 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
A
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
75%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
93%
Part-Time Retention Rate
88%
Academic Calendar
Quarter
Research Funding per Student
$141
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

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Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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97%
of students say they attend class.148 responses
45%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.148 responses
93%
of students say they do all their homework.148 responses
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