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CSU San Bernardino

CSU San Bernardino
CSU San Bernardino
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407

Official telephone: (909) 537-5000

Website: www.csusb.edu


Screen last updated on: November 10, 2015

Academic Calendar

Semester/term begin dates:
Fall begins late September
Winter begins early January
Spring begins early April
Calendar system:
quarter system (four terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held:
Orientation for new students is held no earlier than the month of July prior to the Fall term.
Number and length of summer sessions:
Three summer sessions:
Two six (6) week sessions
one ten (10) week session.

Academic Experience

Enrollment by categories:
0% agriculture50% arts/humanities/social sciences22% business2% education25% mathematics/physical sciences
Majors with the highest enrollment:
Psychology, Pre-Nursing, Biology
Majors with the lowest enrollment:
Human Services, Dance, American Studies
Average freshman GPA:
2.79 on a 4.0 scale
Percent of full-time freshman students who returned for sophomore year:
Average class size:
45 in freshman lecture courses, 42 in upper-level/division lecture courses
Student:Faculty ratio:
Total faculty:
467 men, 508 women, 975 total
Full-time faculty:
246 men, 220 women, 466 total
Part-time faculty:
221 men, 288 women, 509 total
Faculty degrees:
44% PhD, 42% master's degree, 100% bachelor's degree, 1% other
Graduation rate:
10% within four years
31% within five years
43% within six years
CSU San Bernardino

Required Undergraduate Curriculum

General education/core curriculum is required:
Minor requirements:
not required for graduation
Physical education is required:
There are religious requirements for graduation:

Programs Offered

Undergraduate studies homepage:
Graduate studies homepage:
Special programs offered:
double majors, dual degrees, independent study, honors program, internships, distance learning, evening courses, adult education programs, online courses
Preprofessional programs offered:
pre-law, pre-medicine, pre-veterinary science, pre-pharmacy, pre-dentistry, Pre Nursing
Pre Social Work
Education certifications are offered:
Education certifications:
early childhood, elementary, middle/junior high, secondary, special education, vo-tech, bilingual/bicultural
Graduate schools/programs are offered:
Qualified undergraduates may take graduate-level classes:
Study abroad opportunities:
Study abroad in Brazil, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Spain, Sweden, and Taiwan.
Army ROTC:
offered on-campus
Navy ROTC:
not offered
Air Force ROTC:
offered on-campus

List of Majors

Bachelor's Degrees:
  • American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Communication
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems
  • Counseling/Guidance
  • Criminal Justice
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Educational Administration
  • English
  • English Composition
  • Environmental Studies
  • Foods/Nutrition
  • French
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geology/Earth Science
  • Health Sciences
  • Health Services Administration
  • History
  • Human Development
  • Human Services
  • Humanities
  • Industrial Technology
  • Kinesiology
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • National Security Studies
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition Science
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Spanish Language
  • Special Divisional Major
  • Teaching
  • Theatre Arts
  • Urban Planning
  • Vocational Education

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