Academics

Our academic programs will prepare you to meet the challenges of today’s world, find your place in it and have an impact. We cover nearly every field, from business to the arts, education to engineering, and science to nursing. 

LEARN TO SOAR

At Cal State LA, you work closely with your professors and classmates to help master your coursework and excel in your chosen field. Whether it’s interning with NBC’s “Dateline,” conducting cancer research at the City of Hope or studying star formation at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, you’ll learn by doing. You’re in Los Angeles—the possibilities are endless.

EXPLORE

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MAJORS AND PROGRAMS

Learn about our more than 100 undergraduate, graduate, pre-professional and certificate programs, as well as our Early Entrance Program and Study Abroad opportunities.

STUDENT SUCCESS

Find resources to help you plan a timely path to graduation, earn your degree and launch your career or graduate education.

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UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

The University Library provides you access to a collection of more than a million volumes and extensive digital resources.

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California Forensic Science Institute

The California Forensic Science Institute at Cal State LA is committed to the advancement of the forensic sciences through research development, professional training, student support and community engagement.