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California State University, Long Beach


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What Sets Us Apart?

Here are some of our best distinctions for each college on campus. Be sure to share these with your students!

College of the Arts

The College of the Arts' (COTA) School of Art is the nation's largest public, university-based art department and the first in the western United States to receive accreditation from the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.

College of Business Administration

The CBA has been named Outstanding Business School in The Princeton Review's 2018 "Best Business Schools" guidebook.

College of Education

The College of Education (CED) produces the largest number of teachers within the California State University system and is nationally recognized for its K–18 collaboration with the Long Beach Seamless Education Partnership.

College of Engineering

CSULB is the only Cal State University in Southern California that offers a Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical engineering.

College of Health & Human Services

CSULB's School of Nursing is known for having state-of-the-art technology, partnerships with local hospitals and an average 95% pass rate on the National Council Licensure Exam since 2010.

College of Liberal Arts

The College of Liberal Arts (CLA), the largest college on campus, has more than 9,000 undergraduate students pursuing a variety of highly valued degrees through the college's 96 majors and minors.

College of Natural Science & Mathematics

CSULB's $105 million state-of-the-art Hall of Science is one of the most modern science complexes in the United States. It houses 29 teaching laboratories, 31 research laboratories, four lecture halls, five discipline-specific computer laboratories, three rooftop greenhouses, a rooftop astronomy observation platform, an academic and health professions advising center, a tutoring center and a science learning center.

The College of Continuing & Professional Education (CCPE), in collaboration with CSULB's other colleges and departments, offers master's and bachelor's degrees, certificates and individual courses for professionals, corporate clients and students of all ages.