California State University-Dominguez Hills

Carson, CA
1000 E Victoria St, Carson, CA 90747-0005

California State University-Dominguez Hills is a public university in Carson, California. It is part of the 23-campus California State University (CSU) system. The university offers bachelor's and master's degrees in a variety of subjects.

The university was founded in 1960 as a satellite campus of Los Angeles State College (now California State University, Los Angeles). It became a separate institution in 1966. The university moved to its current location in Carson in 1968.

The university is located on a 356-acre (1.44 km2) campus in the city of Carson. The campus is adjacent to the Dominguez Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles.

The university enrolls approximately 12,000 students. The student body is diverse, with students from all over the United States and more than 60 foreign countries.

The university offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. The most popular majors are business, psychology, education, and nursing.

The university is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

The university has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. The campus is home to a variety of student organizations, including the Black Student Union, the Latino Student Union, and the Filipino American Student Association.

The university is also home to a number of athletic teams, known as the Toros. The university competes in the NCAA Division II. The university's teams have won numerous conference championships and have made several appearances in the NCAA Division II National Championships.

Quick Facts

Type: Public, 4-year or above

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Annual Costs

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $26,210

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $38,090

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The estimated cost for four years as an undergraduate at California State University-Dominguez Hills is $101900.13. This includes the average cost of attendance for four years plus the interest on the average loan over a ten year repayment minus the average of grants and scholarships per student.

We then contrast this figure with average early-career and mid-career average incomes of graduates of four year programs at California State University-Dominguez Hills. For graduates of California State University-Dominguez Hills, we saw an average early-career income of $51500.00 and mid-career income of $90600.00. We then ranked the school's value based on how many years of mid-career income it takes to repay the educational costs.