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California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Overview

California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo / College of Liberal Arts is located in San Luis Obispo, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 27

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

112
Applied
60
Accepted
36
Enrolled
54%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st March 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 2
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

92
Total Graduate Students
56%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
43%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.57%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 64%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.09%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 6.52%
Unknown 8.7%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 18
Part-time - 1
Male (12)
Female (7)

Location & Contact

Address 1 Grand Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA  93407
United States
Contact Dr. Debra Valencia-Laver
Associate Dean
Email: dlvalenc@calpoly.edu
Phone: 805-756-2706
Fax: 805-756-5748