California State University-Northridge Graduate Schools

California State University-Northridge (referred to as California State University-Northridge) is a Public, 4 years school located in Northridge, CA. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at California State University-Northridge is $8,411 for California residents and $17,915 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,161 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 40,212 including undergraduate students.

California State University-Northridge Graduate School Overview

California State University-Northridge (referred to as California State University-Northridge) is a Public, 4 years school located in Northridge, CA. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
California State University-Northridge is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (2/28/1960 - Current).
California State University-NorthridgeDirectory Information
School NameCalifornia State University-Northridge (referred to as California State University-Northridge)
Address18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA 91330
Phone818-677-1200
Webhttps://www.csun.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://www.csun.edu/financialaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at California State University-Northridge is $8,411 for California residents and $17,915 for out-of-state students. The school has 5,161 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 40,212 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 74 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Professional Practice), Doctorate (Other). Among them, 9 programs are available online classes.
California State University-Northridge Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$17,915
$8,411 for California Residents
Student Population5,161
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Professional Practice), Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs74 graduate programs
(9 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio26 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at California State University-Northridge is $8,411 for California residents and $17,915 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is -$1 for California residents and $396 for out-of-state students. California State University-Northridge offers the alternative tuition plans.
California State University-Northridge 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
California Residents$8,411
Out-of-State$17,915
Tuition per Credit Hour
California Residents-$1
Out-of-State$396
California State University-Northridge offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On California State University-Northridge campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at California State University-Northridge
Distance Learning (Online Classes)9 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

California State University-Northridge 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of California State University-Northridge is $8,411 for California residents and $17,915 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.47% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at California State University-Northridge
California ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$6,738$1,097$15,666$1,097
2016-2017$6,738$1,115$15,666$1,115
2017-2018$7,176$1,133$16,680$1,133
2018-2019$7,176$1,151$16,680$1,151
2019-2020$7,176$1,235$16,680$1,235
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $14,610 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at California State University-Northridge. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.81% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,470. Off-campus living costs are increased by 7.13% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at California State University-Northridge
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,962$2,772$10,996$2,838
2016-2017$10,272$2,030$11,358$2,182
2017-2018$10,402$2,902$14,502$2,974
2018-2019$11,122$2,952$15,150$3,024
2019-2020$11,328$3,282$16,188$3,282
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $396 at California State University-Northridge. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour California State University-Northridge
Tuition
2015-2016$372
2016-2017$372
2017-2018$396
2018-2019$396
2019-2020$396

Graduate Programs at California State University-Northridge

California State University-Northridge offers 79 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,815 students have completed their study at California State University-Northridge.
Offered Degrees at California State University-Northridge
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree6371,690
Doctor's degree - professional practice2014
Doctor's degree - other2028
Post Bachelor's Degree12083
Total7971,815

California State University-Northridge offers 79 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,815 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,690 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 28 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 14 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
  • 83 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 16 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning16-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 11 completers-
African Studies0-
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies11-
Communication and Journalism [+] 21 completers$42,000
Speech Communication and Rhetoric21$42,000
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 18 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science18-
Education [+] 368 completers-
Education84-
Educational Leadership and Administration118$75,400
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching40$58,800
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services113$51,300
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor13-
Engineering [+] 128 completers-
Engineering0-
Structural Engineering20-
Computer Engineering4-
Computer Software Engineering7-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering50-
Materials Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering17-
Manufacturing Engineering24-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 52 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management52-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 15 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics7-
Spanish Language and Literature8-
Work and Family Studies [+] 31 completers$44,900
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31$44,900
English Language And Literature [+] 45 completers$31,500
English Language and Literature45$31,500
Rhetoric and Composition0-
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities [+] (2 completers) 15 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies0-
Humanities/Humanistic Studies15-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 30 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences24-
Biochemistry6-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 11 completers-
Mathematics11-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)0-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 14 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness14-
Physical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry0-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Physics10-
Psychology [+] 33 completers-
Psychology21-
Applied Behavior Analysis12-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 361 completers-
0-
Public Administration179$64,200
Social Work182$53,800
Social Sciences [+] 29 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology7-
Geography4-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography5-
Political Science and Government6-
Sociology7-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 92 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts9$26,200
Playwriting and Screenwriting17-
Art/Art Studies12-
Fine/Studio Arts2-
Music Performance25-
Music (other)27-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (8 completers) 258 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders57$65,200
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist59-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management27$52,700
Public Health69$53,500
Environmental Health30-
Assistive/Augmentative Technology and Rehabilitation Engineering0-
Rehabilitation Science16-
Business [+] 119 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management49$77,400
Accounting26-
Hospitality Administration/Management (other)15-
Knowledge Management0-
Taxation29$86,300
History [+] 10 completers-
History10-
Total1,690
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist28-
Total28
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 14 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration12-
Community College Education2-
Total14
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 7 completers-
Special Education and Teaching (other)5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor2-
Engineering Technology [+] 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Quality Control Technology/Technician0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Gerontology3-
Human Services [+] 1 completers-
0-
Public Administration1-
Social Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders32-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management0-
Health Services Administration0-
Music Therapy/Therapist0-
Business [+] 39 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management31-
Human Resources Development8-
Total83

Graduate Student Population at California State University-Northridge

For academic year 2019-2020, total 5,161 students enrolled into California State University-Northridge graduate schools where it has total 40,212 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 2,235 full-time and 2,926 part-time students. By gender, 1,685 male and 3,476 female students are attending California State University-Northridge graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for California State University-Northridge.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
California State University-Northridge
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,1611,6853,476
Full-time2,2357141,521
Part-tme2,9269711,955
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at California State University-Northridge.
There are 1,552 White (30.07%), 196 Black/African American (3.80%), 1,544 Hispanic (29.92%), 428 Asian (8.29%), and 1,441 students with other races. 275 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at California State University-Northridge
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,1611,6853,476
American Indian/Native American972
Asian428152276
Black/African American19647149
Hispanic1,5444641,080
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander633
White1,5525281,024
Two More1425092
Un-Known1,009301708
Non-resident Alien275133142
California State University-Northridge offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 858 graduate students (16.62% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 591 graduate students (11.45% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for California State University-Northridge.
Distance Learning Student Population at California State University-Northridge
Number of Students
Total5,161
Enrolled Online Exclusively858
Enrolled Some Online Courses591
Not in Online Courses3,712
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at California State University-Northridge. 959 students are aged 20 to 24 (18.58% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.02%), 274 students are aged above 50 (5.31%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at California State University-Northridge.
Graduate Student Population By Age at California State University-Northridge
TotalMaleFemale
Total5,1611,6853,476
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2125718
Age 22-24934273661
Age 25-291,8896171,272
Age 30-34930354576
Age 35-39507179328
Age 40-49601167434
Age 50-6425879179
Over 641697

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