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cal state L.A. ranks among the best

Cal State L.A. Graduate Programs Continue to Rank Among the Best

Cal State L.A. is ranked by U.S. News as one of the "Top Public Schools" in the nation, and it is a point of pride that the University is recognized as among the best in the west for ethnic diversity and is one of the top 30 schools with the most international students during the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • Ranked at #7 overall in the top master's universities category in Washington Monthly's "2014 Best Master's Universities", Cal State L.A. has jumped a significant 11 places from last year's rankings.
  • U.S. News and World Report "America's Best Graduate Schools" 2011 edition has ranked Cal State L.A.'s Nursing Master's degree program as among the top five programs in California. Cal State L.A. is one of only two in the Los Angeles area, and one of only two CSU campuses making the list.
  • Based solely on ratings and reviews from current and recent graduate students, Cal State L.A.'s Educational Leadership graduate program is ranked #1, and the Anthropology graduate program is ranked #12 in the nation.