Cal State LA has 100 academic programs in 57 majors in seven colleges. Nationally-recognized programs include business, engineering and nursing, and Cal State LA is listed as one of California's major producers of teachers. To learn more about the education that Cal State LA offers, log onto the University Catalog at ecatalog.calstatela.edu.
To facilitate transfer success and timely graduation, all majors have Major-Specific Criteria for transfer admissions. For freshman applicants, admission to some majors will be to a 'pre-major' status. Continuation in the major will be subject to meeting specific lower division course and GPA requirements at Cal State LA that indicate the student's ability to successfully complete the major and graduate.
*Freshman applicants are offered admission to the pre-major for these programs.
Asian and Asian American Studies
Business Administration* (Options in Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing)
Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies
Computer Information Systems*
Fire Protection Administration & Technology* (for transfer students only)
Food Science and Technology*
Latin American Studies
Pan African Studies
TV, Film & Media Studies*
Theatre Arts and Dance
Urban Learning* (Teacher Preparation in Elementary or Special Education option)