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#514 Overall Influence #1253 Desirability Rank

California State University, Northridge

University

From Wikipedia

California State University, Northridge is a public university in the Northridge neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. With a total enrollment of 38,815 students , it has the second largest undergraduate population as well as the third largest total student body of the 23-campus California State University system, making it one of the largest comprehensive universities in the United States in terms of enrollment size. The size of CSUN also has a major impact on the California economy, with an estimated $1.9 billion in economic output generated by CSUN on a yearly basis. As of Fall 2020, the university had 2,023 faculty, of which 805 were tenured or on the tenure track.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

27,765

Acceptance

66%

Graduation Rate

55%

Median SAT Score

1020

Median ACT Score

19

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,742

Fees (in-state)

$1,275

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,700

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

33K

Under-Grads

30K

Graduates

4K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge CA 91330

What is California State University, Northridge known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#314 World Rank
Business
#183 World Rank
Communications
#540 World Rank
Literature
#639 World Rank
Engineering
#634 World Rank
Education
#451 World Rank
Political Science
#423 World Rank
History
#538 World Rank
Mathematics
#701 World Rank
Medical
#469 World Rank
Psychology
#1207 World Rank
Biology
#715 World Rank
Philosophy
#832 World Rank
Computer Science
#255 World Rank
Anthropology
#308 World Rank
Sociology
#667 World Rank
Economics
#1288 World Rank
Religious Studies
#404 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1505 World Rank
Chemistry
#670 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#299 World Rank
Social Work
#1588 World Rank
Physics
#1385 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#585 World Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are California State University, Northridge's Most influential alumni?

California State University, Northridge 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Anthropology, and Social Work

Lorie Zapf

Lorie Zapf

American politician

Lee Soo-man

South Korean producer

Alex Sevanian

American pharmacologist

Mahmood Sariolghalam

Iranian Political Scientist

Kate Gale

Kate Gale

American writer

Jack C. Hayya

Iraqi academic

Mike Darnell

Mike Darnell

American Television Executive

Mercedes Scelba-Shorte

Fashion model from the USA

Florence Griffith Joyner

Florence Griffith Joyner

American track and field athlete

Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes

American actress

Christopher Bogdan

Christopher Bogdan

American Air Force general

Joan Chen

Joan Chen

Chinese-American actress, film director, screenwriter, and producer