CSU students largely come from California and mostly remain in the state after graduation, applying the skills and knowledge they have learned to help California’s economy thrive.
In Fall 2016:
CSU alumni are the foundation of California’s economy and provide leadership in key national industries. In fact, one out of every 20 Americans with a college degree earned it from the CSU. Our alumni family is more than 3.2 million strong and more than 110,000 new alumni graduate every year. CSU alumni have distinguished themselves in every field, including arts and entertainment, business, education, media, public administration, the sciences, sports, agriculture, engineering, technology and many others.