Undergraduate Programs

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.


Anthropology

Art

Asian and Asian American Studies

Aviation Administration*

Biochemistry

Biology*

Business Administration* (Options in Accounting, Finance, Management, and Marketing)

Chemistry*

Chicana(o) and Latina(o) Studies

Child Development*

Chinese

Civil Engineering*

Communication*

Communicative Disorders*

Computer Information Systems*

Computer Science*

Criminal Justice*

Economics*

Electrical Engineering*

English

Exercise Science*

Fire Protection Administration & Technology* (for transfer students only)

Food Science and Technology*

French

Geography

Geology

Graphic Communication*

History

Industrial Technology*

Japanese

Kinesiology*

Latin American Studies

Liberal Studies

Mathematics*

Mechanical Engineering*

Microbiology

Music

Natural Science

Nursing*

Nutritional Science*

Pan African Studies

Philosophy

Physics*

Political Science

Psychology*

Public Health*

Rehabilitation Services*

Social Work*

Sociology

Spanish

TV, Film & Media Studies*

Theatre Arts and Dance

Urban Learning* (Teacher Preparation in Elementary or Special Education option)