Fast Facts

Valid as of fall semester 2019

Stateside Enrollment

Fall 2019

BY GENDER

Female: 8,773   60%

Male: 5,745   40%

Total Number of Students: 14,519

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 9%

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 19%

College of Business Administration 18%

College of Education, Health
& Human Services 13%

College of Humanities, Arts,
Behavioral & Social Sciences 48%

Undeclared 2%

ALUMNI

More than 48,000 (as of May 2019)

DEGREES AWARDED

In addition to 38 bachelor degree programs and 47 minors, CSUSM offers 21 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 2,543

Psychology 1,315

Criminology1,050

Biological Sciences933

Human Development889

Computer science724

Liberal Studies690

Sociology679

Communication665

Kinesiology498

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 2019, CSUSM is home to 373 international and exchange students. The largest contingents are from: China (26 percent), India (15 percent), Saudi Arabia (10 percent), Vietnam (6 percent), Norway, Korea & Japan (5 percent each).

In addition, 142 students are enrolled in the American Language and Culture Institute.