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California is world-renowned for its fast-growing and dynamic cluster of industries in the culture and design arenas which includes music, books and fashion. Companies in these industries are dependent upon skilled professionals in design, art, dance, theater and writing. The CSU is a critical supplier of these graduates. Nearly 46 percent of the state's bachelor's degrees related to the media, culture and design industries come from the CSU. This includes 59 percent of the visual and performing arts degrees and 58 percent of fine arts and art studies degrees.

Rae Armantrout
Rae
Armantrout
Raynor Carroll
Raynor
Carroll
Michelle DeYoung
Michelle
DeYoung
Sid Fleischman
Sid
Fleischman
Ernest Gaines
Ernest
Gaines
Danny Glover
Danny
Glover
Jayne Ann Krentz
Jayne Ann
Krentz
Anne Rice
Anne
Rice
Raul R. Rodriguez
Raul R.
Rodriguez
Frank Romero
Frank
Romero
Daniel Silva
Daniel
Silva
Gary Soto
Gary
Soto
Amy Tan
Amy
Tan