International Education & Global Engagement
  • Please select your status from the options below to see specific admissions criteria.

    Freshmen
    Students who have not completed any coursework at a college or university after high school graduation are considered First Time Freshmen. Click HERE for CSULB admission criteria for Freshmen.

    Undergraduate Transfers
    Students who have completed at least 60 transferable semester units or 90 transferable quarter units are considered “undergraduate transfer” students. Click HERE for CSULB admission criteria for undergraduate transfers.

    Graduate Students
    Students who have obtained a degree level, or are in the process of completing a degree, comparable to a U.S. bachelor degree. Click HERE for CSULB admission criteria for graduate degree.

    Post-Baccalaureate Programs: Second Bachelor’s, Certificate, Credential Students
    Students who have obtained a degree level comparable to a U.S. Bachelor degree but wish to continue studying for either a second Bachelor’s degree, certificate or credential is considered a post-baccalaureate student. Click HERE for CSULB admission criteria for post-baccalaureate programs