Cal State Dominguez Hills is a public university located in Carson, California in the Los Angeles Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 9,320 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Cal State Dominguez Hills acceptance rate is 48%. Popular majors include Business Administration and Management, Psychology, and Sociology. Graduating 42% of students, Cal State Dominguez Hills alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,300.
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- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.113 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.122 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.121 responses
Most Popular Majors
Business Administration and Management505 Graduates
Criminal Justice and Safety Studies228 Graduates
Health Service Preparatory Studies165 Graduates
Liberal Arts and Humanities159 Graduates
Early Childhood Education134 Graduates
Human Services133 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.141 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.160 responses
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
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- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.88 responses
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California State University - Dominguez Hills Reviews
My experience at California State University of Dominguez Hills is great! I’ve been attending this university for 3 years and this campus and many of its programs have made me feel comfortable and at ease. For example, on campus I can visit a peer advisor who can help me remain on track for graduation and can help me choose the best classes that will be beneficial towards my major. At first, I was hesitant and afraid that I would be confused while attending a university, however; many of my questions have been answered by faculty at my college and the learning experience here at Dominguez is by far the best!
I love Dominguez Hills! I was looking for a diverse school located in the Los Angeles area and I found exactly that. DH may be a small school, but it is beneficial since a lot of people know each other. The professors at this campus interact a lot with students in classroom settings and even after you have taken their class for the semester. I am a resident at the dorms at DH and my experience has been amazing. Everyone is so welcoming and it can get really fun in the dorms. DH is not a large party school, but there are some things that go on at DH that students would hae fun attending. Guess you'd have to become a Toro to find out more!
Dominguez Hills has a very diverse faculty and student population. This makes for a very inclusive and equitable educational experience. The campus is beautiful and currently under construction for a new science building, and new dorms! Dominguez Hills is a hidden gem.