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California State University - Stanislaus
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  • 4 Year
  • TURLOCK, CA

Report Card

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

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Cal State Stanislaus is an above-average public university located in Turlock, California in the Modesto Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 7,355 undergraduate students. The Cal State Stanislaus acceptance rate is 95%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Liberal Arts and Humanities. Graduating 58% of students, Cal State Stanislaus alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $35,000.

About

ONE UNIVERSITY CIRCLE
TURLOCK, CA 95382
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
California Collegiate Athletic Association

California State University - Stanislaus Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Cal State Stanislaus Admissions

Acceptance Rate
95%
Application Deadline
December 15
SAT Range
810-1030
ACT Range
16-21
Application Fee
$70
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$7,230 / 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
$9,785 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
88%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 73 responses
51%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 90 responses
58%
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
    47%
  • On Campus
    6%
  • Online
    47%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,355 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,843
Undergrads Over 25
23%
Pell Grant
62%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 64 responses
  • Striving for an excellent future
    42%
  • Mellow
    27%
  • Ambitious
    14%
  • Goal driven
    6%
  • The typical student is involved in all activities!
    6%
  • Outgoing
    3%
  • keeps to themself
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 105 responses
Poll
53%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 119 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 77 responses
  • Beautiful
    23%
  • AMAZING
    22%
  • CONVENIENT
    21%
  • Great
    19%
  • Perfect
    6%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • Too far away
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
58%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
70%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 60 responses

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