California State University Channel Islands: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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California State University Channel Islands is a medium four-year, public school with 6,170 students enrolled. This school is one of the 2 schools located in Camarillo, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
At California State University Channel Islands you can earn your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

CSUCI implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Management, Business, Communication and Journalism, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
79%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at California State University Channel Islands is fair at 79% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at California State University Channel Islands is below average - 56%. Approximately 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at California State University Channel Islands is reasonable, 22:1. Find out more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$17,800
High
Average tuition pricing is fairly high, $16,700 per year. The additional fees at CSUCI not covered by tuition are roughly $1,100; which totals $17,800 per year.

Read the details about California State University Channel Islands additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
68%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 9,517 applications were submitted and 6,437 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at CSUCI in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,100
High
California State University Channel Islands offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at CSUCI, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
California State University Channel Islands offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,400 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- around $10,100 per academic year.

Based on the college crime data, California State University Channel Islands seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

California State University Channel Islands Location and Maps



Post Address: California State University Channel Islands, One University Dr, Camarillo, California 93012, USA
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