California State University Channel Islands

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School Overview

California State University, Channel Islands is a public university in Camarillo, CA. It is a member of the California State University System. The school’s campus is located halfway between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara near the Santa Monica Mountains. Despite popular belief, the university does not have any campuses in the Channel Islands.

General Information

Admission Office

One University Drive

Camarillo, CA 93012

(805) 437-8400



Contact: Jane Sweetland

Dean of Enrollment
Main Address

One University Drive

Camarillo, CA 93012

(805) 437-8400

www.csuci.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,482

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 535

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,482

Graduate enrollment: 161

Setting

Rural setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $55

Online application fee: $55

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

California State University – Channel Islands

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $3,452 $3,758 $4,881 $5,070 +3.87%
Books and Supplies $1,300 $1,400 $1,638 $1,704 +4.03%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $10,630 $10,000 $10,780 $11,280 +4.64%
Other $3,400 $3,400 $4,000 $4,344 +8.60%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $10,630 $10,200 $10,500 $11,000 +4.76%
Other $3,400 $3,200 $4,200 $4,344 +3.43%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $18,782 $18,558 $21,299 $22,398 +5.16%
In-state Off Campus $18,782 $18,558 $21,219 $22,118 +4.24%
In-state with Family $4,752 $5,158 $6,519 $6,774 +3.91%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 248 47%
Grant or scholarship aid 248 47% $1,024,207 $4,130
• Federal grants 102 19% $391,878 $3,842
• Pell grants 102 19% $353,003 $3,461
• Other federal grants 59 11% $38,875 $659
State and local government grant or scholarships 114 22% $300,756 $2,638
Institutional scholarships or grants 129 25% $331,573 $2,570
Student loan financial aid 167 32% $664,711 $3,980
• Federal student loans 167 32% $664,711 $3,980
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 724 92
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 36 28
Biology/biological Sciences, General 36
Biotechnology 28
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 122 15
Business Administration and Management, General 122 15
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 39
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 39
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21 2
Computer Science 16 2
Information Technology 5
Education 11 43
Education, General 35
Education, Other 11
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 8
English Language and Literature/letters 24
English Language and Literature, General 24
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 11
Spanish Language and Literature 11
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General 56
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 56
History 27
History, General 27
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 82
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 82
Mathematics and Statistics 18 4
Mathematics, General 18 4
Natural Resources and Conservation 18
Environmental Science 18
Physical Sciences 12
Chemistry, General 12
Psychology 107
Psychology, General 107
Social Sciences 90
Economics, General 12
Political Science and Government, General 22
Sociology 56
Visual and Performing Arts 50
Art/art Studies, General 46
Visual and Performing Arts, General 4
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Hispanic-American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Biotechnology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business – General B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Early Childhood Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Natural Resources Management/Policy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

California State University-Channel Islands Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(805) 437-8400
Website:www.csuci.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.csumentor.edu/
Address:One University Dr, Camarillo, CA 93012
Setting:22
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,611
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):52%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,116 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,547
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,707
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:82%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$8,560

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

California State University-Channel Islands Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at California State University-Channel Islands.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Education12
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs2
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics11
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts12
Grand total3246

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at California State University-Channel Islands.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at California State University-Channel Islands and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,547
Out-of-state$17,707
Books and supplies$1,898

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,813
Out-of-state$16,741

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid71282%
Grant or scholarship aid65775%$8,560
Student loan aid41147%$6,020

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,08169%$8,079
Federal student loans2,39940%$6,496

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for California State University-Channel Islands. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled California State University-Channel Islands students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants10,3103,2407,070
Percent admitted100%69%76%
Percent admitted who enrolled10%10%10%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

California State University-Channel Islands Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,611
Undergraduate enrollment6,355
Graduate enrollment256

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

California State University-Channel Islands Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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