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California State University - San Marcos
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  • 4 Year
  • SAN MARCOS, CA

California State University - San Marcos Academics

Cal State San Marcos Academic Statistics

Academics
grade B
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
79%
Part-Time Retention Rate
45%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$120
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    15%
  • 20-39
    55%
  • 40-99
    28%
  • 100+
    3%
100%
of students say they attend class. 79 responses

Cal State San Marcos Professors

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
26:1
Female Professors
56%
Male Professors
44%
Average Professor Salary
$109,776
Poll
48%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 79 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian American
    14%
  • Hispanic
    13%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    4%
  • Multiracial
    4%
  • Native American
    1%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    58%

Get Recruited

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
77%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 130 responses
Poll
73%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 130 responses
Poll
75%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 130 responses
Poll
81%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 130 responses

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