California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) is a public university in Pomona, California. Cal Poly Pomona offers a wide range of master's degrees through its College of Business Administration; Education and Integrative Studies; Engineering; Environmental Design; Extended University; Letters, Arts and Social Sciences; Science; Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture; and The Collins College of Hospitality Management.
  • Average Tuition USD 35,310
  • Acceptance Rate 52%
  • Students 23,966
  • International Students 4.8%
  • Total Annual Cost USD 35,310
  • Campus Setting Residential

School Description

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) is home to over 1,600 students from around the world. Cal Poly Pomona offers various master's degree programs including Architecture, Graphic Design, Psychology, and Finance. The Career Center helps students explore career options, create a job search strategy and make academic or professional decisions. Additionally, the Career Center hosts career fairs where students can network with employers, and find part-time or full-time employment and internship opportunities. Students are also offered on-campus and off-campus employment to build their resume and gain practical skills. Graduate assistantships are available for master's students in multiple areas of study. A few of Cal Poly Pomona's notable alumni include Forest Whitaker, an American actor; and Jim Zorn, a Former American football player.
  • 01Cal Poly Pomona is ranked
  • 024 in the 'Top Public Schools' list by US News, 2019.
  • 03Cal Poly Pomona was ranked in Money Magazine's 2018 list of "The 50 Best Colleges in the U.S." for quality and affordability.

Master Programs

  • 3801 W Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768, United States

    Accountancy

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.  

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    Agriculture

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Agriculture. The program offers courses that focus on forestry, horticulture, plant breeding, soil science, and plant nutrition.  

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    Architecture

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to pursue a higher education or career in Architecture. The program offers courses that focus on the study of architectura more
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    Biology

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant more
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    Biomedical Science

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biomedical Science. The program combines biology and medicine and offers courses that focus on the study of more
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    Business Administration

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human reso more
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    Chemistry

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.  

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    City Planning

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of City Planning. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the planning, analysis, and architecture more
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    Civil Engineering

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Civil Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematical and more
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    Computer Science

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, more
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    Economics

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Economics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the systematic and efficient alloc more
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    Education

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support servic more
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    Electrical Engineering

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Electrical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical and scientific pr more
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    Engineering

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technologica more
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    Engineering Management

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of accounting; engineering economy; more
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    English

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and litera more
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    History

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge of History. The program offers courses that focus on developing an awareness of differing political, cultural, social, and economic structures in p more
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    Hospitality Management

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, more
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    Kinesiology

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program equips students with the knowledge of exercise and physical activities that promote physical fitness. The program combines coursework that includes professional education and physical education, offering co more
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    Landscape Architecture

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Landscape Architecture. The program offers courses that focus on the study of geology and hydrology; soils, gr more
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    Mathematics

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Mathematics. The program offers courses that focus on algebra, calculus, functional analysis, geometry, number theory, logic, to more
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    Mechanical Engineering

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of mathematica more
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    Psychology

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.  

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    Public administration

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Public Affairs. The program offers courses that focus on the study of government relations; media communications; i more
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    Systems Engineering

    USD 8,242 Tuition Fee
    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Systems Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of scientific and more
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Rankings

  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 344
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 301

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 1.90
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 71
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00

Accreditations

    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    Scholarships are given based on merit, leadership, talent, and/or community service. Additionally, program specific scholarships are available for all students. Poly Pomona offers graduate students fellowships and assistantships in the form of financial aid.

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    Other Information

    Established in 1938

    Other

    The land on which Cal Poly Pomona was built was originally the winter ranch home of W.K. Kellogg, the founder of Kellogg's Cereal.

    The Location

    3801 W Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768, United States

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      • Testimony
        1972-1976, Bachelor's degree

        Throughout the year, Cal Poly has always been a saught after school for engineers. It has not changed. Good job!

      • Testimony
        2005-2008, B.S

        Cal Poly Pomona was more than just an education, it was a time of self discovery. Surrounded by like mind students and soon-to-be professionals with the beautiful backdrop that is the CPP campus you can't help but be proud to be a Bronco. With special amenities like the Farm Store, on campus apartments, amazing dining at the Restaurant at Kellogg Ranch and endless clubs and activities your time at Cal Poly Pomona will be one you cherish forever.

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        2007-2013, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

        All the professors I studied under in both the marketing and design department were THE best! They cared so as long as you cared to strived to do well and were very supportive and full of knowledge to share!