2010 Facts About the CSU

Graduating Students

Degrees Conferred

2008-2009 Number Percent
 Bachelor's 74,643 79.7 
 Master's 18,926 20.2 
 Joint Doctorates 85 0.1 
Total Degrees 93,654 100% 
Bachelor's Degrees
by Discipline
Number Percent 
 Business & Management 16,402 22.0 
 Social Science 8,774 11.7 
 Psychology 5,579 7.5 
 Interdisciplinary Studies 5,514 7.4 
 Education 4,695 6.3 
 Public Affairs & Services 4,675 6.3 
 Communications 4,377 5.9 
 Letters 4,334 5.8 
 Health Professions 4,037 5.4 
 Fine & Applied Arts 4,015 5.3 
 Engineering 3,857 5.2 
 All Other Disciplines 8,384 11.2 
Total Bachelor's Degrees 74,643 100% 
Master's Degrees
by Discipline Division
Number Percent 
 Education 5,473 28.9 
 Business & Management 2,374 12.6 
 Public Affairs & Services 2,193 11.6 
 Health Professions 1,648 8.7 
 Engineering 1,434 7.6 
 Letters 1,030 5.4 
 All Other Disciplines 4,774 25.2 
Total Master's Degrees 18,926 100%