CSUSB

California State University - San Bernardino

5500 University Pkwy, San Bernardino, United States
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Overview of California State University - San Bernardino (CSUSB)

About this school

  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:18,243
    • Men:7,320 (40.1%)
    • Women:10,923 (59.9%)

Location

Admission Information (CSUSB)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to California State University San Bernardino is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
1
-
History
1
-
Academic Electives
1
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Recommended
June 30
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Considered if submitted
June 30
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
5500 University Parkway
City, State, Zip
San Bernardino, CA  92407
Phone
(909) 537-5188
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$55
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
-
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
Not reported
Early Action Notification
Not reported

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
57% of 15,637 applicants were admitted
Women
59% of 9,496 applicants were admitted
Men
54% of 6,141 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
4,442 (50%) of 8,934 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,662 (47%) of 5,636 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,780 (54%) of 3,298 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.29
375 And Above
11%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
22%
3.00 - 3.24
26%
2.50 - 2.99
24%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
450-540 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
8%
• Score 500 - 600
45%
• Score 400 - 500
40%
• Score 300 - 400
6%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
460-550 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
9%
• Score 500 - 600
44%
• Score 400 - 500
43%
• Score 300 - 400
4%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
16-21 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
1%
• Score 24 - 29
8%
• Score 18 - 23
50%
• Score 12 - 17
41%
• Score 6 - 11
1%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (CSUSB)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $6,656|Out-of-state: $12,364
  • Room & Board: - $12,711 (74.96461429582449%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,917 (11.305732484076433%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,328 (13.72965322009908%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


California State University San Bernardino accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 2
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001142
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
2,353 (96.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
2,154 (91.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,126 (98.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,366 (64.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
85%
Average Award
$9,590
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,084 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,519
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 662 (31.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,632
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,509 (71.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
10 (.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,739

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
14,666 (89.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
13,891 (94.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
13,566 (97.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
8,191 (60.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
88%
Average Award
$9,586
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 13,208 (97.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,648
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 5,288 (39.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,457
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 6,415 (47.3%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
40 (.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,827

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
64%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$21,555
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
2.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Hobbies/Interests, Memberships
Special Characteristics
Children of Public Servants, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$4,021

Academics & Instruction (CSUSB)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Quarter

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


461

Part-Time Faculty


556

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


35%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 8% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 13% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 35% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 16% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 8% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 13% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 7% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 10% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 18% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 63% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 9% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not reported

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


California State University San Bernardino provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


85.2%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


10.2%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


38.4%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


54.0%

Programs & Majors (CSUSB)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (52)


  • Accounting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Developmental and Child Psychology
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Services, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Psychology, Social sciences

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Accountancy, Master of Public Health

Master's Programs of Study (43)


  • Accounting
  • Archaeology
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Child Development
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication--General
  • Community College Education
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Finance and Banking
  • Geosciences
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Business
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Music
  • National Security
  • Nursing--General
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health--General
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Spanish
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Writing

Campus Life (CSUSB)

Location & Geography

Population


213,295

Nearest Metropolitan Area


430 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Los Angeles

Weather


Temperature
48.8 average low in January, 77.1 average high in September
Rain
42 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
25 mile(s) from campus in Ontario
Nearest Bus Station
8 mile(s) from campus in San Bernardino
Nearest Train Station
8 mile(s) from campus in San Bernardino

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


7% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


93%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Not available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Cody Coyote
School Colors
Columbia blue and black

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball
Water Polo

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball
Water Polo

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


California State University San Bernardino offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities

Sororities


4% of women participate

Fraternities


4% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


16,341

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
18,243
Women
10,923
Men
7,320

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 5.9% Asian
  • 5.5% Black/African-American
  • 68.4% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 12.7% White
  • 4.2% Unknown

International Students


7.1% from 76 countries

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


2,218

Student Resources (CSUSB)

Study resources