College Factual produces its Best Quality Schools rankings on a yearly basis to recognize those graduate schools that provide an excellent educational experience and are dedicated to helping their students succeed. These rankings are based on components such as post-graduation earnings of students, accumulated student debt of graduates, how much in demand the school is, and faculty and student diversity.
California State University - Los Angeles landed the #455 spot in College Factual's 2023 Best Master's Degree Schools in the U.S. ranking out of a pool of 1151 colleges and universities that were eligible for this year's ranking.
For the Best Master's Degree Schools in California, Cal State LA came in at #49.
Of the 676 institutions of higher learning that were examined in the 2023 Best Doctorate Schools in the United States ranking, Cal State LA came in at #417.
For the Best Doctorate Degree Schools in California, Cal State LA came in at #44.
Women make up 64.4% of the total graduate student body at Cal State LA while men make you 35.6%. These percentages may be different for specific degree programs.
About 74.4% of the graduate students who attend Cal State LA are from a racial-ethnic minority group*. Americans aren't the only ones who appreciate the graduate programs at Cal State LA. Around 8.3% of graduate students are international. The following chart shows the distribution of racial-ethnic groups at the school. If you click on it, you'll find more detailed information.
The average tuition and fees for graduate students is shown below.
Graduate students earning a master's degree from Cal State LA enter careers with an average starting salary of $63,081. Chalk that up in the win column since that salary is 8% higher than the national average of $58,425.
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Contact details for Cal State LA are given below.
|Address:||5151 State University Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90032-8506|
About 99.9% of the graduate students at California State University - Los Angeles took at least one online class during the 2019-2020 academic year. Roughly 99.9% of all grad students took courses exclusively online.
The only degree programs listed here are those in which master’s degrees were awarded in 2020-2021.
|Master’s Degree Program||Annual Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||92|
|Communication & Media Studies||21|
|Computer Information Systems||30|
|Drama & Theater Arts||1|
|East Asian Languages||8|
|Fine & Studio Arts||6|
|General English Literature||22|
|General Visual & Performing Arts||13|
|Geography & Cartography||2|
|Geological & Earth Sciences||3|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||37|
|Health & Physical Education||3|
|Natural Resources Conservation||9|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||2|
|Political Science & Government||9|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||12|
|Teaching English or French||8|
Just like the master’s degree programs, only programs that had doctorate degrees awarded in 2020-2021 are shown here.
|Doctorate Degree Program||Annual Graduates|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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