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California State University Long Beach Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Long Beach, CA

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
Not reported
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Asian-American Studies
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Audiology/Audiologist
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Botany/Plant Biology
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Engineering
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Dance, General
  • Dance, Other
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Directing and Theatrical Production
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Drawing
  • Ecology
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Engineering, General
  • Engineering, Other
  • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, Other
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
  • History, General
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Illustration
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Technology/Technician
  • Industrial and Product Design
  • Interior Design
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Journalism, Other
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Kinesiotherapy/Kinesiotherapist
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Painting
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Physiology, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Printmaking
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Quality Control Technology/Technician
  • Radio and Television
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Sculpture
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Voice and Opera
  • Women's Studies
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Visual and performing arts, Engineering, Social sciences, Health professions and related sciences, Family and consumer sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Not reported

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Not reported
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 4% of classes
10-19 students: 19% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 24% of classes
40-49 students: 10% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 9% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 33% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 45% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Sophomore Standing
Not reported

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Not reported
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Not reported
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science in Engineering, Master of Social Work, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study

  • Anthropology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Emergency Management
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Ergonomics and Human Factors
  • French
  • Geology
  • German
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Linguistics
  • Microbiology
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Psychology--General
  • Secondary Education
  • Theater
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

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