Location: Thousand Oaks, California
Closest major city: Beverly Hills, California
Most popular majors: Art, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bioengineering, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Communications, Computer Information System
California Lutheran University is part of a 500-year-old tradition of Lutheran higher education — a tradition that expects you to ask the big questions and find your own answers. Encouraging critical inquiry into matters of both faith and reason, CLU is dedicated to excellence in the liberal arts and professional studies. Our intimate size and beautiful location create the perfect setting for lively debate and a learning environment that values the individual. CLU offers undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs through its College of Arts and Sciences, School of Management and Graduate School of Education. The University offers 37 majors and 31 minors, in addition to professional preparation programs in specified fields of study.
Scholarship: Academic Scholarships are awarded to new freshman and transfer students ranging from $5,000 – $17,500.
Student population: 4103
# international students: 120
Student/faculty ratio: 16:1
Standardized tests: TOEFL iBT 79/IELTS 6.5
Ranking & Accreditation: Accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges, Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
– Undergraduate: $32,610
– Graduate: $12,180
– Living cost: $10,000
Housing options: On Campus
Fall semester: Feb 1st
Spring semester: Nov 1st