California State University-Long Beach Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Long Beach, CA, California State University-Long Beach is one of the best universities in the state of California. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for California State University-Long Beach in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is California State University-Long Beach.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, California State University-Long Beach is often abbreviated as LBSU.

1250 Bellflower Boulevard Long Beach, CA 90840
Phone: (562) 985-5471
Email: N/A
Web site:

Rankings: California State University–Long Beach

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 26
Score: 46
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.2
Graduation and retention ranking: 35
Average freshman retention rate: 85.2%
6-year graduation rate: 49.5%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 95
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 22.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 10.8%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 21:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 67.5%
Student selectivity ranking: 10
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 900-1130
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 84%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 42.0%
Financial resources rank: 68
Alumni giving rank: 29
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 10.7%

Essential Facts: California State University–Long Beach

California State University-Long Beach History

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 6%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 4%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 4%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 50%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: smoking prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook