Why Recruit at CSULB?

As one of the largest campuses of the California State University system, Cal State Long Beach is a comprehensive, four-year institution that was established as the Los Angeles-Orange County State College in 1949 to serve the areas of Orange County and southeastern Los Angeles County. a mission that we still hold dear today. With eight colleges and over 190 academic programs, our students move into the wide array of industries present in Southern California upon graduation. We are a top campus in the nation for campus diversity (Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Ed), social mobility(CollegeNET), and a producer of Bachelor's degrees for minority students (Diverse: Issues in Higher Education). Our students' multicultural and diverse backgrounds are one of our top strengths as a university and reflect the communities we serve. We are also recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American and Native American Pacifica Islander-Serving Institutions (AANAPISI).