Fast Facts

Valid as of spring semester 2018.

Stateside Enrollment

Spring 2018

BY GENDER

Female: 7,704   61%

Male: 4,853   39%

Total Number of Students: 12,557

BY ETHNICITY

Reflective of Our Community

Number of Students:

African American 3%

Asian & Pacific Islander 9%

Latino/a 45%

Native American < 1%

Caucasian 27%

Other 10%

Multiple Ethnicities 5%

 

 

BY AGE

Undergraduates

Age:

17-22 68%

23-25 17%

26-35 12%

36+ 3%

Graduates

Age:

17-22 5%

23-25 27%

26-35 46%

36+ 22%

BY COLLEGE

The University is comprised of four colleges with percentage of enrollment as follows:

College of Science & Mathematics 18%

College of Business Administration 18%

College of Education, Health
& Human Services 17%

College of Humanities, Arts,
Behavioral & Social Sciences 46%

Undeclared 2%

ALUMNI

More than 45,000 (as of May 2018)

DEGREES AWARDED

In addition to 43 bachelor degree programs and 39 minors, CSUSM offers 24 master's programs, five credential programs and a joint doctoral program with UC San Diego. From biotechnology to nursing to business, our post-baccalaureate degrees provide a superior academic and professional education.

Ten Most Popular

Undergraduate Majors

Business Administration 2,207

Psychology 1,045

Human Development947

Criminology864

Biological sciences782

Computer science637

Communication631

Kinesiology611

Sociology572

Liberal studies544

Our Faculty

Of the 284 tenured and tenured-track faculty members, all but one have a terminal degree.

Full Professor: 111

Associate Professor: 85

Assistant Professor: 88

Lecturer: 556

Teaching Associate: 169

International Students

As of fall 2018, CSUSM is home to 382 international and exchange students. The largest contingents are from: China (30 percent), Saudi Arabia (13 percent), India (9 percent), Norway (7 percent), Korea & Japan (5 percent each)

In addition, approximately 135 students are enrolled in the American Language and Culture Institute.