California State University (CSU) Transfer
The primary focus of the CSU system is instruction and preparing students to enter the workforce, whereas UC system is primarily focused on research. The CSU system prepares the majority of teachers in the state of California and offers undergraduate majors that include hands-on or professional training leading to a specific career or field after graduation. Types of degrees awarded include Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate in Education (EdD). Click here for more information on impaction at the CSU.
A degree with a guarantee. The guarantee itself means that students who earn an AA-T or AS-T and who meet the minimum CSU eligibility requirements are guaranteed admission to a campus in the 23 campus CSU system, but not necessarily to a specific CSU campus. Click here for more information about ADTs.
Planning for CSU
Applying to CSU