Measuring the Value of the CSU

Contributions to the Public Good

California State University, Monterey 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 2016-17
Total Degree Awards Monterey Bay % of CSU CSU % of State
Bachelor's 1,7032%98,77147%
Master's1921%19,96325%
Doctoral00%5403%
Total1,8952%119,27438%

Bachelor's Degree Awards 2016-17
by Racial and Ethnic Background Monterey Bay % of CSU CSU % of State
African American / Black672%3,78437%
American Indian / Alaskan Native52%24039%
Asian941%16,52841%
Hispanic6962%35,02060%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander21%28931%
White5552%28,06442%
Two or More Races962%4,69546%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown1433%5,67855%
Non-Resident Alien451%4,47332%
Total1,7032%98,77147%
in High Demand Fields Monterey Bay % of CSU CSU % of State
Public Administration1177%1,79265%
Information Technology1214%3,16233%
Hospitality and Tourism131%88797%
Business and Professional Services2481%19,46050%
Nursing381%2,99341%
Life Science1461%12,64841%

Regular and Internship Credentials 2016-17
Monterey Bay Percent of CSU CSU Percent of State
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Single Subject703%2,62146%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Multiple Subject431%3,14251%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Educ. Specialist664%1,48340%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), and Commission on Teacher Credentialing

Economic Diversity: Access & Completion
Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients (2015-16)
Monterey Bay Undergraduates6,568
Monterey Bay Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients3,704
Monterey Bay Pell Percentage of Undergraduates56%
System Pell Percentage of Undergraduates2%
National Pell Percentage of Public Four-Year Undergraduates35%
National Pell Percentage of Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Undergraduates33%
Bachelor's Degree Pell Grant Recipients (2016-17)
Monterey Bay Bachelor's Degrees1,703
Monterey Bay Pell Grant Bachelor's Degree Recipients1,021
Monterey Bay Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees60%
System Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees59%
Source: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES).

Sticker and "Net" Tuition & Fees
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to
public four-year full-time instate undergraduates in AY 2016-17
$9,086
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to
private four-year (not-for-profit) full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17
$32,722
Monterey Bay average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to all full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17$6,379
Monterey Bay average tuition and fee "net" paid by full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17$1,995
Monterey Bay "Net" percent of "Sticker" Tuition & Fees for full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-1731%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) IPEDS Data Center

Loan Debt of Baccalaureate Recipients
Percentage of All 2015-16 Baccalaureate Recipients Loan Debt
(In prior years, only baccalaureate recipients who started as freshman and graduated were reported.)
Monterey Bay Percentage50%
State Percentage53%
National Public Four-Year Percentage59%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Percentage59%
Average Loan Debt of 2015-16 Baccalaureate Recipients
(In prior years, only baccalaureate recipients who started as freshman and graduated were reported.)
Monterey Bay Average$15,022
State Average$22,744
National Public Four-Year Average$27,291
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Average$31,851
Loan Debt Three-Year Default Rate (2013-14)
Monterey Bay Default Rate5.4%
CSU Default Rate4.9%
National Public Four-Year Default Rate7.5%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Default Rate7.0%
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, The Institute for College Access & Success, College InSight, and the U.S. Department of Education 2013 three-year official cohort default rate for schools.

Salaries of Baccalaureate Recipients
- PayScale (2016-17)
National average early career median salary of graduates from public universities$47,097
Monterey Bay graduates' median early career salary$46,200
National average mid-career median salary of graduates from public universities$83,851
Monterey Bay graduates' mid-career median salary$80,000
Source: "Best Public Universities by Salary Potential", PayScale Inc.