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California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

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California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Western States in a small suburb. The highest degree offered is a Master's degree and the school is comprised of a very high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo include: Business Administration and Management, General with 427 Bachelors awards; Mechanical Engineering with 212 Bachelors awards; Biology/Biological Sciences, General with 165 Bachelors awards; Agricultural Business and Management, General with 155 Bachelors awards; Civil Engineering, General with 138 Bachelors awards;. California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is located at One Grand Ave in San Luis Obispo, CA 93407.

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California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo Facts


California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is located at One Grand Ave in San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

Total Applicants: 33,003
Percent Admitted: 37%
Dorm Capacity: 6,902
Graduation Rate: 75%
Retention Rate: 93%
Transfer out Rate: 4%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 96%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 4%

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo telephone number: (805) 756-1111

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo is also known as Cal Poly

The highest degree offered is: Master's degree


California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $8,043
Total Cost In State: $23,890
Total Cost Out of State: $35,548


Admissions stats for California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo

Your chance of admission? California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo accepts 37% of applicants so your chances are pretty good.

Student Demographics at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo Demographics
Totals: 4,005
     Males: 2,123 (53% of total)
     Females: 1,882 (47% of total)
Asians: 340
     Asian Males: 210 (5% of total)
     Asian Females: 130 (3% of total)
Blacks: 32
     Black Males: 19 (0% of total)
     Black Females: 13 (0% of total)
Hispanics: 424
     Hispanic Males: 230 (6% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 194 (5% of total)
Native Americans: 24
     Native American Males: 13 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 11 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 26
     Hawaiian Males: 12 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 14 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 60
     Mixed Race Males: 18 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 42 (1% of total)
Whites: 2,578
     White Males: 1,321 (33% of total)
     White Females: 1,257 (31% of total)
Foreign Students: 32
     Foreign Males: 22 (1% of total)
     Foreign Females: 10 (0% of total)
Most Popular Majors at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Business Administration and Management, General
(427 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(212 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(165 Bachelors degrees)
Agricultural Business and Management, General
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Civil Engineering, General
(138 Bachelors degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(128 Bachelors degrees)
Animal Sciences, General
(110 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
(109 Bachelors degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(98 Bachelors degrees)
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
(93 Bachelors degrees)
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
(85 Bachelors degrees)
Journalism
(79 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(77 Bachelors degrees)
Rhetoric and Composition
(77 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(76 Bachelors degrees)
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other
(67 Bachelors degrees)
Construction Engineering
(65 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(64 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(62 Bachelors degrees)
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
(62 Bachelors degrees)
Architecture
(61 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(59 Bachelors degrees)
Agricultural Teacher Education
(59 Bachelors degrees)
Industrial Engineering
(58 Bachelors degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Materials Engineering
(56 Bachelors degrees)
Education, General
(54 Masters degrees)
Forestry, General
(54 Bachelors degrees)
Dietetics/Dietitian
(53 Bachelors degrees)
Social Sciences, General
(53 Bachelors degrees)
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo Weather
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 58.80 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 19.21 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 32.24 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 0.03 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.00 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 81.74 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 11.73 (mph)
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