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

Sacramento, CA

$7,368

Avg in-state tuition

$19,248

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About California State University at Sacramento

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

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.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 940-1140

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-22

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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32k

Students Enrolled

38%

Online Student Enrollment

26:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can 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.

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%

Female student population

57%

Socio-economic diversity

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

Financial 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

Financial Outlook

$42k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$15k

Average student debt after graduation

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.