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California State University - Northridge
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  • 4 Year
  • NORTHRIDGE, CA

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

18111 NORDHOFF ST
NORTHRIDGE, CA 91330
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Big West Conference

California State University - Northridge Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
December 15
Acceptance Rate
59%
    SAT Range
    910-1130
    ACT Range
    16-22
    Application Fee
    $70
    SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
    High School GPA
    Required
    Accepts Common App
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    Cost

    Net Price
    $8,694 / year
    National
    $15,523
    Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
    Average Total Aid Awarded
    $10,462 / year
    National
    $7,535
    Students Receiving Financial Aid
    86%

    Scholarship

    Academics

    Professors
    grade B minus
    Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
    Student Faculty Ratio
    27:1
    Evening Degree Programs
    No
    78%
    of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 292 responses
    37%
    of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 342 responses
    59%
    of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 343 responses

    Majors

    Online

    Online Programs Offered
    1
    Offers Online Courses
    Yes
    Online Certificate Programs
    0
    Online Associates Programs
    0
    Online Bachelor's Programs
    1
    How Students Learn
    • Mix of Online and on Campus
      56%
    • On Campus
      42%
    • Online
      2%

    Students

    Full-Time Enrollment
    29,320 Undergrads
    Part-Time Undergrads
    5,479
    Undergrads Over 25
    16%
    Pell Grant
    62%
    Varsity Athletes
    1%
    Poll
    What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
    Based on 234 responses
    • Diverse
      39%
    • Each student has his or her own style.
      27%
    • Friendly
      16%
    • Unique
      11%
    • Keeps to themselves
      5%
    • Stressed
      1%
    • Extroverted
      0%

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    Campus Life

    Freshmen Live On-Campus
    No data available  
    Poll
    52%
    of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 394 responses
    Poll
    55%
    of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 483 responses
    Poll
    What one word or phrase best describes your school?
    Based on 250 responses
    • Diversity
      59%
    • Educational
      12%
    • Quality Professors that care about their students!
      10%
    • Average
      9%
    • Amazing
      6%
    • Home away from home
      1%
    • They should really put more effort in teaching
      1%

    After College

    Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
    $45,400 / year
    National
    $33,028
    Graduation Rate
    55%
    National
    49%
    Employed 2 Years After Graduation
    90%
    National
    83%
    74%
    of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 207 responses

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