Measuring the Value of the CSU

Contributions to the Public Good

California State University, East Bay

The information provided in this section addresses many important institutional contributions to California. This small collection of data is designed to ensure that many of our public universities are recognized for their societal contributions as well as demonstrating greater accountability to individual students, parents, and the public-at-large.

 
Degrees Granted 2012-13
Total Degree Awards East Bay % of CSU CSU % of State
Bachelor's 2,8083%81,80347%
Master's1,0826%19,07227%
Doctoral51%3342%
Total3,8954%101,20939%

Bachelor's Degree Awards 2012-13
by Racial and Ethnic Background East Bay % of CSU CSU % of State
African American / Black2657%3,60247%
American Indian / Alaskan Native123%41443%
Asian7335%13,41338%
Hispanic4612%21,68662%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander468%59753%
White6682%28,99045%
Two or More Races1135%2,50669%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown3014%7,57644%
Non-Resident Alien2097%3,01942%
Total2,8083%81,80347%
in High Demand Fields East Bay % of CSU CSU % of State
Nursing1927%2,68549%
Life Science5636%9,25741%
Criminal Justice1786%3,01180%
Business and Professional Services7865%16,45254%
Information Technology644%1,48630%
Hospitality and Tourism324%Not Available

Regular and Internship Credentials 2011-12
East Bay % of CSU
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Single Subject1265%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Multiple Subject873%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Educ. Specialist613%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), and Commission on Teacher Credentialing

Economic Diversity: Access & Completion
Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients (2011-12)
East Bay Undergraduates11,590
East Bay Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients5,356
East Bay Pell Percentage of Undergraduates46%
System Pell Percentage of Undergraduates49%
National Pell Percentage of Public Four-Year Undergraduates35%
National Pell Percentage of Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Undergraduates31%
Bachelor's Degree Pell Grant Recipients (2012-13)
East Bay Bachelor's Degrees2,808
East Bay Pell Grant Bachelor's Degree Recipients1,237
East Bay Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees44%
System Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees49%
Source: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), College InSight

Sticker and "Net" Tuition & Fees
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to public four-year full-time instate undergraduates in AY 2012-13$8,245
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to private four-year (not-for-profit) full-time undergraduates in AY 2012-13$28,404
East Bay average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to all full-time undergraduates in AY 2012-13$6,309
East Bay average tuition and fee "net" paid by full-time undergraduates in AY 2012-13$2,550
East Bay "Net" percent of "Sticker" Tuition & Fees for full-time undergraduates in AY 2012-1340%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) IPEDS Data Center

Loan Debt of Baccalaureate Recipients
Percent of 2011-12 Baccalaureate Recipients who
Started as Freshmen and Assumed Loans
East Bay Percentage10%
State Percentage52%
National Public Four-Year Percentage58%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Percentage65%
Average Loan Debt of 2011-12 Baccalaureate
Recipients who Started as Freshmen and Assumed Loans
East Bay Average$17,619
State Average$20,269
National Public Four-Year Average$24,443
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Average$29,309
Loan Debt Default Rate
East Bay Default Rate3.6%
CSU Default Rate5.1%
National Public Four-Year Default Rate6.8%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Default Rate5.1%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), "The Project on Student Debt" of The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS), U.S. Department of Education, and The Institute for College Access & Success, College InSight

Salaries of Baccalaureate Recipients -- PayScale (2013)
National average starting median salary of graduates from public universities$42,670
East Bay graduates' median starting salary$46,800
National average mid-career median salary of graduates from public universities$72,026
East Bay graduates' mid-career median salary$75,700
Source: "Top State Universities by Salary Potential", PayScale Inc.