Access to Excellence 
California State University is a leader in high-quality, accessible, student-focused higher education. With 23 campuses, over 474,000 students and 49,000 faculty and staff, it is the largest, most diverse and one of the most affordable university systems in the US.

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Cal State Online By The Numbers

Who We Are

As a leader in high-quality, accessible, student-focused higher education, providing both undergraduate and graduate programs, we are:

  • A part of the California State University System, with a history of education excellence and innovation dating back over 150 years.
  • One of the country's most diverse university systems—minority enrollment tops 56 percent, twice the national average for four-year universities.
  • The university that provides more job-ready graduates to competitive industries than any other public or private university in the state.
  • Focused on learning that meets the ever-changing demands of major social, economic and political forces that shape California.
  • Affordable access to high quality, learning-centered and outcomes-based education led by world-renowned faculty.
  • California State University supports Cal State Online, granting students the same benefits as taking courses on-ground at a campus.
  • Online programs built with the student in mind.

Where We're Going

With over 150 years of experience, we haven't stopped exploring new ways to bring educational innovation to California and beyond:

  • One of the pioneers of online education, Cal State Online has already instituted a number of online degree programs with many more on the way.
  • The California State University is at the forefront of creating jobs for the emerging "green workforce," educating future leaders in environmental fields and sustainable practices.
  • As more students opt for online education, the California State University will continue to create innovative methods of learning online, accessible from anywhere.

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