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Profile of admitted transfer students at CSULA?

Transferring is on my radar and CSULA seems like a good fit, but I'm a bit stressed about my chances. What kind of profiles do admitted transfer students have at CSULA, especially regarding GPA or college involvement? Any help would ease my mind a bit!

8 months ago

It's great that you're considering CSULA as a transfer destination. Generally, CSULA, like many state schools, takes a close look at your academic achievements at your current institution. The admitted transfer student profile can vary, but a consistent factor is often the GPA. It's wise to aim for a GPA that's competitive for your desired program; for CSULA, maintaining above a 2.5 is often necessary, although certain majors might be more competitive.

Additionally, your involvement in college can be a plus as it shows engagement and commitment, but it typically won't outweigh your academic performance. CSULA, being part of the California State University system, often publishes transfer admission information on its website, where you can find GPA ranges and other useful statistics from past admitted transfer classes.

It's also a good idea to check out the articulation agreements between your current college and CSULA, which could provide guidance on which courses to take for a smoother transfer process. Lastly, make sure to meet all the transfer application requirements and deadlines for the best chance of admission. Good luck!

8 months ago

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