#3025 Overall Influence #1375 Desirability Rank

California State University San Marcos

University

From Wikipedia

California State University San Marcos is a public university in San Marcos, California. It was founded in 1989 as the 21st campus in the 23-campus California State University system.CSUSM offers 43 bachelor's degrees, 23 master's degrees, an Ed.D. program, and 13 teaching credentials. The university has four colleges: the College of Business Administration; the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics; the College of Humanities, Arts, Behavioral and Social Sciences; and the College of Education, Health and Human Services. In January 2021, the university had 979 faculty. The university is a Hispanic-serving institution.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

15,413

Acceptance

79%

Graduation Rate

57%

Median SAT Score

1045

Median ACT Score

19

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,742

Fees (in-state)

$1,981

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,100

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

14K

Under-Grads

13K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San Marcos CA 92096-0001

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

12 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is California State University San Marcos 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

#1107 World Rank
Mathematics
#2782 World Rank
Education
#588 World Rank
Nursing
#2978 World Rank
Biology
#2527 World Rank
Computer Science
#2686 World Rank
Political Science
#907 World Rank
Sociology
#1807 World Rank
Psychology
#4694 World Rank
Medical
#3186 World Rank
Literature
#3843 World Rank
History
#877 World Rank
Social Work
#3210 World Rank
Chemistry
#1152 World Rank
Anthropology
#3364 World Rank
Economics
#3248 World Rank
Physics
#5511 World Rank
Communications

Other areas of influence

#1448 World Rank
Business
#2845 World Rank
Philosophy
#3502 World Rank
Engineering
#4131 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#4491 World Rank
Law
#4515 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#6135 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are California State University San Marcos's Most influential alumni?

California State University San Marcos 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Social Work, and Sociology

Hector M Galvez

Researcher

Daisy Zavala

Researcher

Stephanie L Price

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0001-8337-4849

Kyle Sylakowski

Researcher

Michele M Mulholland

Researcher

Steven P Fisher

Researcher

Monique L Smith

Researcher

Jocelyn A Parong

Researcher

Anna Hood

Researcher

Shinya Uekusa

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-2694-5144

Shinya Uekusa

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-2694-5144

Tiffany van Soest

American kickboxer