California State University-East Bay Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.96 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 74 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC and NASM
  • Campus Setting: City: Midsize
  • Student Population: 15,855 (13,407 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 27 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 50% part-time, 50% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $8,268 in-state; $17,772 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.17 out of 5.0
Degree: History
Graduation Year: 2012

Since I did my graduate degree in History, it gave me a great opportunity to improve my research and writing skills. The negative part was that the degree is not that much in demand and its really hard to find any jobs.
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

I've just started the program, so far all experiences have been positive.
3.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Curriculum & Instruction
Graduation Year: 2014

Cal State East Bay University is a great school for all students of all backgrounds. Students who attend Cal State East Bay, graduate with understanding and confidence in their field of study. The faculty members are supportive and knowledgeable. I am just beginning graduate school at Cal State East Bay and have found the faculty and students to be culturally and academically knowledgeable. I'm majoring in Education at this University because I believe that they have the tools and the right set of faculty members to guide me in the process of becoming a highly qualified elementary school teacher in the Bay Area.
4.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Healthcare Management
Graduation Year: 2014

CSU East Bay is a great institution of higher learning. I am pursuing a graduate degree so that I may expand my horizon and grow in the field I have been working in since I completed my Bachelors degree. My particular program is geared towards those who work full time and I am vey happy with the flexibility of our class schedule as it is very accommodating for my needs.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Sciences
Graduation Year: 2014

My program is all online, so some of those didnt apply to me. I like to easy of being able to complete a grad program while working full time. The admin in the rec office are very nice and friendly and willing to help and answer any questions.
4.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

I love the fact that my graduate program is a cohort and our classmates can get to know each other, help each other and work together!
2.08 out of 5.0
Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2013

Affordable education because it provides loans for financial aid
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