California State University at FresnoSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Fresno, California Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other public schools.

Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$6,589

Avg in-state tuition

$18,469

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About California State University at Fresno

California State University at Fresno is a large public university located on an urban campus in Fresno, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 24,298, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 68 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 56%, and a student-faculty ratio of 23:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,589, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $18,469.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 58%

Retention Rate 83%

Graduation Rate 56%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 940-1130

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-22

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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60%

Female Student Population

23:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

24k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Hispanic

53%

White

19%

Asian

13%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Unknown

4%

Black

3%

Two or more races

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

62% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

62%

State Grant Aid

78%

Institution Grant Aid

56%

Pell Grant

62%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,363
State Grant Aid $2,607
Institution Grant Aid $6,284
Pell Grant Aid $4,836
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.