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California State University - Channel Islands
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  • 4 Year
  • CAMARILLO, CA

Report Card

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

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Cal State Channel Islands is an above-average public university located in California. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,991 undergraduate students. The Cal State Channel Islands acceptance rate is 93%. Popular majors include Psychology, Business, and Health Service Preparatory Studies. Graduating 58% of students, Cal State Channel Islands alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,300.

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1 UNIVERSITY DR
CAMARILLO, CA 93012
Athletic Division
No data available  
Athletic Conference
No data available  

California State University - Channel Islands Rankings

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Cal State Channel Islands Admissions

Acceptance Rate
93%
Application Deadline
November 30
SAT Range
850-1060
ACT Range
18-23
Application Fee
$70
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$14,493 / 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
$9,261 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
82%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
70%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 67 responses
51%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 91 responses
51%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 90 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    66%
  • On Campus
    15%
  • Online
    19%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,991 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,480
Undergrads Over 25
26%
Pell Grant
53%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 72 responses
  • Friendly
    58%
  • Study-based and usually commutes
    26%
  • Helpful
    10%
  • Quiet
    3%
  • Outgoing
    1%
  • Stressed
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
47%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 94 responses
Poll
70%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 104 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 84 responses
  • Student oriented.
    24%
  • Great
    18%
  • Laid-back yet professional.
    12%
  • Small
    11%
  • Excellent!
    10%
  • Amazing !!
    7%
  • Rural
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$49,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
58%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
84%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 51 responses

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