History at California State University - Fullerton

History at California State University - Fullerton

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. Also, learn how Cal State Fullerton ranks among other schools offering degrees in history.

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History Degrees Available at Cal State Fullerton

Cal State Fullerton History Rankings

The bachelor's program at Cal State Fullerton was ranked #252 on College Factual's Best Schools for history list. It is also ranked #18 in California.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for History 13
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for History 30
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for History 33
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for History 75
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for History 83
Best History Master’s Degree Schools 97
Best History Bachelor’s Degree Schools 256
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for History 641

Popularity of History at Cal State Fullerton

During the 2019-2020 academic year, California State University - Fullerton handed out 103 bachelor's degrees in history. Due to this, the school was ranked #26 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 14% over the previous year when 120 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 28 students received their master’s degree in history from Cal State Fullerton. This makes it the #16 most popular school for history master’s degree candidates in the country.

History Student Diversity at Cal State Fullerton

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the history majors at California State University - Fullerton.

Cal State Fullerton History Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 103 history majors earned their bachelor's degree from Cal State Fullerton. Of these graduates, 65% were men and 35% were women.

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The majority of the bachelor's degree graduates for this major are Hispanic or Latino. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 53% of grads fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from California State University - Fullerton with a bachelor's in history.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 2
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 55
White 38
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 6

Cal State Fullerton History Master’s Program

Of the 32 students who earned a master's degree in History from Cal State Fullerton in 2019-2020, 41% were men and 59% were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 56% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from California State University - Fullerton with a master's in history.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 12
White 18
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 2

History Majors

History students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
History 135

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 1,019
Communication & Journalism 957
Psychology 752
Social Sciences 680
Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies 112

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