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

About

5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
California Collegiate Athletic Association
From California State University - San Bernardino

Welcome to California State University, San Bernardino's Office of Admissions and Student Recruitment – your resource for answers to questions about visiting our campus, applying for admission and taking the next steps toward enrollment. California State University, San Bernardino is located on 430 acres at the foothills of the San Bernardino Mountains. We are a medium-sized university featuring, small classes, modern and well-equipped labs and facilities, strong student support services and opportunities for close faculty contact.
Start exploring and discover why CSUSB is the best choice for your higher education.

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California State University - San Bernardino Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
December 4
Acceptance Rate
69%
SAT Range
910-1090
ACT Range
15-19
Application Fee
$70
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$7,876 / 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
$10,334 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
29:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 143 responses
44%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 170 responses
53%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 171 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
  • All
    2%
  • None
    69%
  • Some
    30%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
16,549 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,733
Undergrads Over 25
17%
Pell Grant
68%
Varsity Athletes
1%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 123 responses
  • Commuter
    24%
  • Very kind and helpful
    17%
  • Kind, not a single student has been rude to others
    15%
  • I commute.
    11%
  • Students are really upbeat and considerate
    11%
  • Commuting or chilling at school
    7%
  • Friendly as well as polite, no aggressiveness
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
55%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 215 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 259 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 129 responses
  • Diverse
    37%
  • Commuter
    26%
  • Friendly
    19%
  • Natural
    6%
  • Pretty
    5%
  • Athletic
    2%
  • Fast-paced
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
55%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 111 responses

California State University - San Bernardino Reviews

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