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California State University-Monterey Bay Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required

Application Fees

$55
Undergrad Application Fee
$55
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
100 Campus Center Seaside, CA 93955-8001
Phone: (831) 582-3000
General Site: www.csumb.edu
Admissions: http://admissions.csumb.edu/admissions-home
Application: http://www.csumentor.edu/AdmissionApp

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Aliyah Schiesz
  • May-05-2014 I am a current student here

    My tip for a prospective student would be that if you're fine with coming to a small school, then this is a good choice. Also, being accepting is great as well. If you're having trouble with anything, there are many resources here so don't be worried.

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  • John from Arroyo Grande, CA
  • Mar-06-2014 I am a current student here

    This school is very quiet and has a small student population. There are not nearly as many students or recreational facilities compared to other universities. Life at CSUMB provides a unique college experience rather than the classic image of what one considers to be a college experience. As a prospective student, it is recommended that you pursue a degree in science (environmental science, environmental studies, biology, marine biology) as this university has a renowned program for these majors. While small and intimate, this university is great for those who love moments of silence to themselves within a beautiful natural area. A key bit of advice is that it can be difficult to transfer from CSUMB to other universities due to a unique academic structure.

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  • Gina from Seaside, CA
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Apply early. Apply for all scholarships. Work hard. Those three go with every college you pursue.

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