Why Choose Cal State Fullerton
Many scholars say they initially chose to attend Cal State Fullerton because of the generous benefits offered by the President’s Scholars Program. What they soon discover is that Cal State Fullerton offers an outstanding education for high-achieving students.
High Quality Programs
Students can choose from more than 100 high-quality degree programs offered by eight unique colleges. In addition to overall university accreditation, many of our degree programs are further distinguished by national accreditation and associations. Talented, highly motivated students especially benefit from participating in the University Honors Program, which helps serious students get the most out of their coursework. Honors students also enjoy access to active honors societies on campus, as well as special college based programs, such as the Business Honors Program.
U.S. News and World Report consistently lists Cal State Fullerton among “Top Public Universities,” ranking it among the nation’s top master’s-level institutions in the West. In fact, many of our academic programs have achieved national prominence because of our outstanding faculty and alumni achievements. Recently, Cal State Fullerton was listed among the top 100 public colleges in the nation, according to a report in Forbes Magazine.
Our faculty bring impressive credentials and diverse backgrounds to their classrooms. What sets them apart is the exceptional learning environment they create for students. On our campus students are taught by professors whose primary focus is teaching and helping students reach their potential.
Exemplary Leadership Roles
In addition to offering more than 200 clubs and organizations, students can learn lifelong leadership skills through workshops, seminars and other activities. Our Student Leadership Institute is listed among “Exemplary Programs” in the student leadership category in The Templeton Guide: Colleges That Encourage Character Development: A Resource for Parents, Students and Educators.