Serving approximately 21,000 students primarily from the greater Los Angeles area,
Cal State L.A. is organized into six colleges that incorporate 50 academic departments
and divisions offering a variety of majors. The green, hilltop campus is home to
the nation's first Charter College of Education, the NASA-funded SPACE program and
other award-winning engineering programs, along with a National Science Foundation-funded
environmental research center. Cal State L.A.'s renowned programs include the U.S.
News' top-ranked undergraduate business program at a Los Angeles public university,
a teacher credential program that has awarded the greatest number of credentials
in California, the nation's largest early/pre-teen collegiate program, and the only
graduate Criminalistics program west of the Mississippi. Cal State L.A. is the highest
ranked California institution conferring bachelor's degrees on Hispanics.
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