California State University-Long Beach Graduate Programs

California State University-Long Beach is a Public, 4 years school located in Long Beach, CA. Cal State Long Beach offers total 90 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.

  • Graduate Tuition & fees: $17,784 ($8,280 California residents)
  • Graduate Students: 5,776
  • Graduate Programs: 90

Cal State Long Beach Graduate Programs Overview

California State University-Long Beach (referred to as Cal State Long Beach) is a Public, 4 years school located in Long Beach, CA. Cal State Long Beach offers total 90 graduate programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate degree/programs.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at California State University-Long Beach is $8,280 for California residents and $17,784 for out-of-state students when a student attends full-time status. The tuition per credit hour is $396 for part-time students or overloaded credits. Total 5,776 students have enrolled in graduate programs where the school has total population of 37,466 with undergraduate students.
Cal State Long Beach 2020 Graduate Programs Key Facts
Tuition & FeesCalifornia residents: $8,280
Out-of-State: $17,784
Costs per Credit$396
Graduate Students5,776
Graduate Programs90 programs
Offered Graduate DegreeMaster's, Doctorate, Post-graduate certificate

Who Accredits California State University-Long Beach

California State University-Long Beach is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (3/31/1957 - Current).

Graduate Degree & Major Programs, Number of Completers

California State University-Long Beach graduate schools offers 90 major programs and 3 programs are available on distance learning. Last year, total 2,192 students have earned their graduate degrees/certificate at Cal State Long Beach. Next tables summarize the offered graduate major programs and its sub-programs at Cal State Long Beach with number of completers.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 3 programs 13
Asian Studies/Civilization1 program 7
European Studies/Civilization1 program 0
Italian Studies1 program 6
Communication and Journalism [+] 1 program 13
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1 program 13
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1 program 93
Computer Science1 program 93
Education [+] 5 programs 252
Education1 program 130
Special Education and Teaching1 program 28
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services1 program 84
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education1 program 10
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education1 program 0
Engineering [+] 5 programs 163
Engineering1 program 8
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering1 program 27
Civil Engineering1 program 34
Electrical and Electronics Engineering1 program 69
Mechanical Engineering1 program 25
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 4 programs 43
Linguistics1 program 22
German Language and Literature1 program 3
French Language and Literature1 program 5
Spanish Language and Literature1 program 13
Work and Family Studies [+] 1 program 0
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1 program 0
English Language And Literature [+] 3 programs 40
English Language and Literature1 program 29
Creative Writing1 program 11
Rhetoric and Composition1 program 0
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 programs 38
Biology/Biological Sciences1 program 21
Biochemistry1 program 16
Microbiology1 program 1
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 2 programs 55
Mathematics1 program 44
Statistics (other)1 program 11
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 programs 33
Gerontology1 program 14
Nutrition Sciences1 program 19
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1 program 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 2 programs 109
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies1 program 2
Health and Physical Education/Fitness1 program 107
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 2 programs 16
Philosophy1 program 4
Religion/Religious Studies1 program 12
Physical Sciences [+] 3 programs 33
Chemistry1 program 8
Geology/Earth Science1 program 13
Physics1 program 12
Psychology [+] 2 programs 45
Psychology1 program 26
School Psychology1 program 19
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 2 programs (2 online)30
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies1 program (1 online)8
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)1 program (1 online)22
Human Services [+] 2 programs 330
Public Administration1 program 111
Social Work1 program 219
Social Sciences [+] 6 programs 57
Anthropology1 program 6
Economics1 program 10
Geography1 program 10
Geographic Information Science and Cartography1 program 23
Political Science and Government1 program 8
Sociology1 program 0
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 7 programs 58
Dance1 program 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1 program 15
Art/Art Studies1 program 7
Fine/Studio Arts1 program 14
Music1 program 0
Music Performance1 program 20
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management1 program 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 10 programs 261
Chiropractic1 program -
Communication Sciences and Disorders1 program 0
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist1 program 29
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1 program 52
Public Health1 program 18
Physical Therapy/Therapist1 program -
Dietetics/Dietitian1 program 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1 program 162
Nursing Administration1 program 0
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing1 program 0
Business [+] 3 programs (1 online)149
Business Administration and Management1 program (1 online)115
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management1 program 16
Accounting1 program 18
History [+] 1 programs 7
History1 program 7
Total71 programs (3 online)1,838
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 program 0
Physical Therapy/Therapist1 program 0
Total1 program0
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 1 program 0
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program 0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 programs 31
Physical Therapy/Therapist1 program 31
Total2 programs31
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 2 programs 28
Educational Leadership and Administration1 program 12
Community College Education1 program 16
Total2 programs28
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramNumber of ProgramsNumber of Completers
Education [+] 2 programs 33
Curriculum and Instruction1 program 21
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities1 program 12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 1 program 9
Linguistics1 program 9
English Language And Literature [+] 1 program 4
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing1 program 4
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 program 10
Biotechnology1 program 10
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 program 2
Gerontology1 program 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 1 program 1
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies1 program 1
Human Services [+] 1 program 26
Public Administration1 program 26
Social Sciences [+] 2 programs 11
Geography1 program 10
Political Science and Government1 program 1
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 1 program 2
Art/Art Studies1 program 2
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 3 programs 197
Dietetics/Dietitian1 program 2
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing1 program 191
Nursing Education1 program 4
Total14 programs295

2020 Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Cal State Long Beach graduate programs is $8,280 for California residents and $17,784 for other students. The tuition per credit hour for graduate program is -$1 for California residents and $396 for other students. The average living costs is $16,366 when a student lives on campus housing.
2019-2020 Graduate Program Tuition at Cal State Long Beach
California residentsOut of State
Tuition$7,176$16,680
Fees$1,092$1,092
Costs per Credit Hour-$1$396
Living on-campus$16,366
Living off-campus$18,338

Graduate Student Population

At Cal State Long Beach graduate schools, there are total 5,776 graduate students. Among them, 273 students have enrolled graduate programs online exclusively. By gender, there are 2,062 men and 3,714 women students at Cal State Long Beach graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population at Cal State Long Beach.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at California State University-Long Beach
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,7762,0623,714
American Indian/Native American1037
Asian826333493
Black/African American27180191
Hispanic2,1176851,432
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander19712
White1,5565441,012
Two More21276136
Un-Known334135199
Graduate Student Population in Online Programs at Cal State Long Beach
Total Graduate StudentsEnrolled ExclusivelyEnrolled Some CoursesNot In Online Courses
Number of Students5,7762731,1034,400

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