California State University - Fresno Official SchoolApply Partner

California State University - Fresno (CSU) is situated within two hours of the national parks of: Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia, in Fresno, California. The University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through these schools and colleges: College of Arts and Humanities, College of Health and Human Services, College of Science and Mathematics, College of Social Sciences, Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, Lyles College of Engineering, Craig School of Business and Kreman School of Education and Human Development.

School Description

California State University Fresno (CSU) was founded in 1911; it was called Fresno State Normal School at the time. It turned in to a teacher’s college in 1921. Since 1949 it has provided students with advanced degrees. The University is popularly nicknamed ‘Fresno State. The University boasts a Pulitzer Prize winning faculty member, and three ‘named’ school, formed as result of multi-million dollar gifts and 13 endowed chairs. The University forms a partnership with Central California for which the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching awarded CSU a Community Engagement Classification. CSU enrolls over 22,000 students and provides them with a choice of 59 undergraduate and 44 master degree programs in a variety of academic and professional disciplines. CSU is accredited by WASC; Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Fresno State provides its student population with one of the best sports programs in California. The University mascot is the Bulldog and its Bulldog teams frequently appear in NCAA tournaments. Fresno State also accommodates the 16,000 seat Save Mart Center, which is one of the most popular concert venues in the world.

Master Programs

  • 5241 N Maple Ave, Fresno, CA 93740, United States
    USD 18,821 Tuition Fee

    Accountancy

    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.  

  • 5241 N Maple Ave, Fresno, CA 93740, United States
    USD 14,249 Tuition Fee

    Animal Sciences

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.  

  • 5241 N Maple Ave, Fresno, CA 93740, United States
    USD 14,249 Tuition Fee

    Biology

    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
  • 5241 N Maple Ave, Fresno, CA 93740, United States
    USD 14,249 Tuition Fee

    Biotechnology

    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