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Best Values in Colleges

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California State University, Long Beach (Long Beach, CA)

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California State University, Long Beach is ranked 92 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 95%
Applicants who took ACT 33%

SAT Verbal Score

700+1%
600-69911%
600+12%

SAT Math Score

700+3%
600-69920%
600+23%

ACT Score

30-364%
24-2927%
24+31%

Students applied54,970
Students admitted16,957
Admission rate31%

Students per faculty22

4-year graduation rate13%
6-year graduation rate57%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$0
Fees$6,240
Room and board$11,300
Estimated book expense$1,788
Total cost$19,328

Cost after need-based aid$12,774
Cost after non-need-based aid$19,328

Average debt at graduation$NA

Out of State

Tuition$11,160
Fees$6,240
Room and board$11,300
Estimated book expense$1,788
Total cost$30,488

Cost after need-based aid$23,934
Cost after non-need-based aid$30,488

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met83%
Average need-based aid$6,554
Average non-need-based aid$NA

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment30,931

Full-Time

Men10,980
Women14,900

Part-Time

Men2,199
Women2,852

Freshmen retained88%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2013 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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