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California State University Dominguez Hills

1. Overview of the institution

California State University, Dominguez Hills is a public university located in the city of Carson, California in the South Bay region of Los Angeles County and was founded in 1960. The university is part of the 23 school California State University system. It offers 45 majors for a Bachelor's degrees, 22 different Master's degrees, and 17 types of teaching credentials.

CSU Dominguez Hills is a gem with an exceptional cast of faculty, staff, and students. The state-of-the art educational institution is equipped with SMART classrooms, new sports facilities, and a serene environment for students to grow and learn. At CSU Dominguez Hills, we work with our community and friends closely to do outreach projects with area charities, non profit organizations, schools, and libraries.

2. Location and facilities

  • California State University, Dominguez Hills is located in Carson, California - a region known as the South Bay of Los Angeles.
  • You can enjoy the beautiful Southern California weather on long palatial lawns or on shady benches beneath stands of eucalyptus and melaleuca "shedding bark" trees.
  • Situated on the top of the highest hill for which the university is named, campus is surprisingly flat and offers a 360-degree view of the surrounding area with downtown Los Angeles to the northeast and the rolling hills of Palos Verdes and San Pedro harbor to the southwest.
  • The award-winning Loker Student Union is the heart of the campus. Here’s where you’ll find a variety of dining options, the Bookstore, the Gameroom, Office of Student Life, the Veteran Student Programs office, the Multicultural Center, as well as quiet places to study and plenty of events and activities.

3. Departments/Subject areas  


Accounting, Finance and Economics

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Business
  • International Business

Information Systems and Operations Management

  • Information Systems
  • Information Systems Security
  • Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Management and Marketing

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Management and Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Sports, Entertainment and Hospitality

Public Administration

  • Administrative Management
  • Criminal Justice Administration
  • Health Services Administration
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Public Financial Management
  • Public Personnel Administration

4.  Rankings

  • Dominguez Hills ranked #2 in a list of "The 100 Most Affordable Universities in America 2015" by Best Value Schools.
  • Ranked #29 in the list of "50 Best Value Colleges and Universities in California 2015." It is one of the most ethnically-diverse universities in the United States
  • Selected for the Presidential Award in the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service.
  • CSUDH is one of only thirteen California institutions to receive the Governor’s Award for Innovation in Higher Education in 2015. The campus was awarded $3 million.
  • CSUDH ranked 29th and top the list for the lowest overall net cost to students in’s 50 Best Value Colleges and Universities in California 2015.
  • CSU Dominguez Hills  was ranked 7th by Priceeconomics for Best Outcomes for Low Income Students (2015).
  • AffordableSchools.Net named CSU Dominguez Hills among the top 30 colleges and universities across the United States that are both affordable and attractive.

5. Scholarships

Most institutions have certain core competencies that form the foundation for their research, education delivery and reputation. Hence, in order to enhance their ideologies and knowledge systems, universities introduce programmes and study abroad scholarships that are unique to their identities. These study international scholarships opportunities are highly competitive and are awarded on the basis of various factors including academic, personal achievements, extra-curricular activities, overall profiles, etc. They often award in the form of a reduced tuition fees. Contact The Chopras now for getting the right scholarship based on your academic merits and other talents.

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6. Careers: Unique student support

The Career Center offers a variety of career events for CSUDH students.

  • Resume & Cover Letter Reviews
  • Individual Job Search Strategies
  • Interview Preparation/Mock Interviews
  • Career Fairs, Information Sessions, & Seminars
  • Career & Internship Advising