1. Education
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Cal State East Bay - SAT Scores, Costs and Admissions Data

By

Cal State East Bay

Cal State East Bay

Fire Horse Leo / Flickr

Cal State East Bay Description:

Cal State East Bay is one of the 23 institutions that make up the California State University system. Cal State East Bay's main campus is located in the Hayward Hills with stunning views of San Francisco Bay. The university offers 49 bachelor's and 33 master's degree programs. Among undergraduates, business administration is by far the most popular major. The university has earned national recognition for its value and its Freshman Learning Communities. In athletics, CSUEB Pioneers compete primarily in the NCAA Division II California Collegiate Athletic Association.

Admissions Data (2013):

Enrollment (2012):

  • Total Enrollment: 13,851 (11,562 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 39% Male / 61% Female
  • 87% Full-time

Costs (2013 - 14):

  • Tuition and Fees: $6,550 (in-state); $17,710 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,500 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $11,742
  • Other Expenses: $2,520
  • Total Cost: $23,312 (in-state); $33,472 (out-of-state)

Cal State East Bay Financial Aid (2011 - 12):

  • Percentage of Students Receiving Aid: 71%
  • Percentage of Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 61%
    • Loans: 45%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $10,536
    • Loans: $5,545

Scholarships for CSUEB (powered by Cappex.com)

Most Popular Majors:

Business Administration, Criminal Justice Studies, Health Sciences, Human Development, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Nursing, Psychology, Sociology

Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 75%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 3%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 15%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 41%

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

Admissions Profiles for Other Cal State Campuses

Bakersfield | Channel Islands | Chico | Dominquez Hills | East Bay | Fresno State | Fullerton | Humboldt | Long Beach | Los Angeles | Maritime | Monterey Bay | Northridge | Pomona (Cal Poly) | Sacramento | San Bernardino | San Diego | San Francisco | San Jose State | San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly) | San Marcos | Sonoma State | Stanislaus

More California Public University Information

Cal State East Bay Mission Statement:

mission statement from http://www20.csueastbay.edu/about/strategic-planning/index.html

"Cal State East Bay welcomes and supports a diverse student body with academically rich, culturally relevant learning experiences which prepare students to apply their education to meaningful lifework, and to be socially responsible contributors to society. Through its educational programs and activities the University strives to meet the educational needs and to contribute to the vitality of the East Bay, the state, the nation, and global communities."

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.