Fast Facts

Valid as of fall semester 2020

Stateside Enrollment

Fall 2020

BY GENDER

Female: 10,141   62%

Male: 6,221   38%

Total Number of Students: 16,367

BY ETHNICITY

Reflective of Our Community

Number of Students:

African American 3%

Asian & Pacific Islander 9%

Latino/a 47%

Native American < 1%

Caucasian 27%

Other 4%

Multiple Ethnicities 5%

 

 

BY AGE

Undergraduates

Age:

17-22 68%

23-25 17%

26-35 12%

36+ 3%

Graduates

Age:

18 and under11%

19-22 49%

23-25 19%

26-35                                                                               17%

36+ 5%

BY COLLEGE

The university is composed of four colleges with percentage of enrollment as follows:

College of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics 18%

College of Business Administration 16%

College of Education, Health
& Human Services 19%

College of Humanities, Arts,
Behavioral & Social Sciences 45%

Undeclared 2%

ALUMNI

More than 48,000 (as of May 2020)

DEGREES AWARDED

In addition to 43 bachelor degree programs and 38 minors, CSUSM offers 23 master's programs, 11 credential programs and a joint doctoral program with UC San Diego. From biotechnology to nursing to business, our postbaccalaureate degrees provide a superior academic and professional education.

Ten Most Popular

Undergraduate Majors

Business administration 2,538

Psychology 1,463

Criminology1,107

Biological sciences915

Computer science814

Sociology794

Human development724

Liberal studies715

Kinesiology708

Communication696

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 2020, CSUSM is home to 251 international and exchange students. The largest contingents are from: India (22 percent), China (19 percent), Saudi Arabia (10 percent), Vietnam (8 percent), Japan (6 percent), and Korea and Norway (4 percent each).

In addition, over 150 students are enrolled in the American Language and Culture Institute.