You are here: Top Universities > U.S. Colleges > California State University at Monterey Bay

California State University at Monterey Bay

School Profile

  • California State University: Monterey BayPublic Four-year Liberal Arts College/Teachers College/College of Education in Seaside, CA
  • Bridgat: Offers Free Shipping Hair Care & Salon
  • Acceptance Rate: 71%
  • Accreditation: Western Association of Schools and Colleges
  • Hispanic serving

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 3,889
First-year Undergraduate Students: 913
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 3,889
Graduate Students: 451

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Management
  • Bachelor of Communications/Rhetoric
  • Bachelor of Computer Networking/Telecommunications
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Drama/Theater Arts
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Fine/Studio Arts
  • Bachelor of Foreign Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Global Studies
  • Bachelor of Health Services - General
  • Bachelor of Kinesiotherapy
  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Music - General
  • Bachelor of Natural Resources Management/Policy
  • Bachelor of Psychology - General
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences - General

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees


  • In-state tuition and fees: $3,845
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $14,015

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • SAT Reasoning Test/ACT: Required for Some
  • ACT: Considered but not Required
  • SAT Subject Tests: Recommended
  • TOEFL: required for international applicants
  • Minimum Paper-Based TOEFL score: 500
  • Minimum Computer-Based TOEFL score: 173
  • Minimum Internet-Based TOEFL score: 61
  • Average TOEFL Score (Computer-based): 257
  • TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: 84


Member: NAIA , NCAA
Team name: Otters


  • Ranked #60 Regional Universities (West)
  • Ranked #18 Top Public Schools

Students are also interested in

Admissions Address

100 Campus Center, Building 47
Seaside, CA 93955-8001
(831) 582-3738
Fax: (831) 582-3783
Contact: David Linnevers
Director of Admissions & Recruitment

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 52%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 52%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 10,263
Female applicants 6,408
Male applicants 3,855
Applicants accepted 5,364
Female applicants accepted 3,577
Male applicants accepted 1,787
Freshman enrollment 829
Female freshman enrollment 538
Male freshman enrollment 291
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 272
Students accepting place on wait list 76
Students accepted from wait list 1

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 73%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA 100%
Average high school GPA 3.2
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range 2.9-3.4

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 97%
SAT Critical Reading average score 482
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 420-540
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
SAT Math average score 481
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 420-540
SAT Writing average score 481
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 430-530
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 34%
Average ACT Composite score 21
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 18-23
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 17-24
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 17-24

Next: California State University at Los Angeles


Featured Categories


Undergraduate Graduate Schools Professional Schools Nursing & Medical
Community Colleges Mathematics Schools Pharmacy Schools Medical Schools
Colleges and Universities Chemistry Schools Engineering Schools Dental Schools
BBA Colleges Physics Schools Business Schools Nursing Schools
ACT Education Schools Part-time MBA Best Hospitals
High Schools School Rankings Law Schools Nursing Homes
GRE/GMAT/LSAT Graduate/Law/MBA Shopping Guides Music © 2016