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For over 50 years, California State University, Stanislaus, has welcomed students from California’s Central Valley and around the world. CSU Stanislaus continues to distinguish itself as an institution that provides top-quality degree programs with a high level of personal attention, offering over 100 undergraduate programs; 25 graduate programs, including a doctorate in educational leadership; seven credential programs; and six certificate programs. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 21 to 1, CSU Stanislaus demonstrates its commitment to individualized instruction over the more common lecture-hall style of many larger universities. The university enjoys an ideal location in the Northern San Joaquin Valley, a short distance from the San Francisco Bay Area, Monterey, Big Sur, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the state capital of Sacramento. The main campus is located in the city of Turlock, a community that prides itself on its small-town atmosphere, clean living space, excellent schools and low crime rate. Degree programs in these disciplines have earned specialized accreditation: art, business administration, education, genetic counseling, music, nursing, psychology, public administration, social work and theater. The College of Business Administration and the College of Education have also earned prestigious state and national accreditation. More than $44 million in merit- and need-based grants and scholarships was awarded for the 2011-12 school year. Approximately 80 percent of undergraduates receive need-based aid and more than $73 million in total financial assistance is awarded annually.
Welcome! California State University, Stanislaus is a top-rated university recognized for academic excellence, outstanding graduation rates, and championship athletics. CSU Stanislaus was named one of the "Best 368 Colleges" in the nation as well as one of 165 “Best Value Colleges" by The Princeton Review. Located in Turlock, a friendly San Joaquin Valley community of 70,000, CSU Stanislaus is one of the 23 campuses that comprise the California State University system. Undergraduate majors are available in over 40 disciplines, along with 24 masters degree programs and a new Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) and a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership (Ed.D). With a student-to-faculty ratio of 21:1, our 8,882 students receive a personalized education and enjoy close mentoring relationships with their instructors.