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

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Sacramento, California Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,368

Avg in-state tuition

$19,248

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About California State University at Sacramento

California State University at Sacramento is a large public university located on an urban campus in Sacramento, California. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 31,992, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 82%. The university offers 55 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 55%, and a student-faculty ratio of 26:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,368, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,248.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

82% 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 82%

Retention Rate 83%

Graduation Rate 55%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 940-1140

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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57%

Female Student Population

26:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

32k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Hispanic

33%

White

26%

Asian

19%

Black

6%

Two or more races

6%

Unknown

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

57% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

57%

State Grant Aid

72%

Institution Grant Aid

53%

Pell Grant

57%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,148
State Grant Aid $2,536
Institution Grant Aid $5,840
Pell Grant Aid $4,580
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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.