About California State University-Fresno
California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) is a public university in Fresno, California. It is one of 23 campuses in the California State University system. The university had a fall 2020 enrollment of 25,341 students. It offers bachelor's degrees in 60 areas of study, 45 master's degrees, 3 doctoral degrees, 12 certificates of advanced study, and 2 different teaching credentials.The university's unique facilities include an on-campus planetarium, on-campus raisin and wine grape vineyards, and a commercial winery, where student-made wines have won over 300 awards since 1997. Members of Fresno State's nationally ranked Top 10 Equestrian Team have the option of housing their horses on campus, next to indoor and outdoor arenas. Fresno State has a 50,000-square-foot (4,600 m2) Student Recreation Center and the third-largest library (by square footage) in the California State University system. The university is classified as a doctoral university with moderate research activity in the Carnegie Classification, as of the February 1, 2016 update.
- Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
- 21,877 students
- 0.12 faculty staff per student
- Campus housing available
Notable programs at California State University-Fresno
10,646 students out of 17,920 applicants were accepted into California State University-Fresno. They had an average SAT score of 1004. 96% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 38% chose to submit their ACT score.
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at California State University-Fresno was $18,465, while for in-state students it was $6,585. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $21,978.
The average financial aid at California State University-Fresno is $10,333. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $8,132 for undergraduate tuition on average.
Financial aid available at California State University-Fresno
75% of undergraduate students at California State University-Fresno received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at California State University-Fresno
The average yearly cost of room and board at California State University-Fresno was of $9,704 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,854.