California State Polytechnic University-Pomona


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Quarter

State: California


Ranked among the top public universities in the western US, Cal Poly Pomona provides a rich academic experience that encourages hands-on learning in every program, course and activity on campus. We feature eight academic colleges: Agriculture; Business Administration; Collins College of Hospitality Management; Education and Integrative Studies; Engineering; Environmental Design; Letters, Arts and Social Sciences; and Science. In addition, community access to traditional extension programs is offered through the Extended University. The campus community boasts 280 clubs and organizations reflecting a broad range of interests. More than 3,200 students live on campus in traditional dorms, residential suites and university apartments.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 21190
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Faculty: 572

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 37:1
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Contact Information

3801 W Temple Ave
Pomona California 91768


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Main Phone: 909-869-7659

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(909) 869-5299

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

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Minimum GPA for Applying:
You must have a college GPA of 2.0 or better in all transferable units attempted (2.4 or better for non-California residents).

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
The minimum grade requirement for transfer credit is a C.

Credits (Min/Max):
A max of 105 quarter units from a 2-year, and 200 from a 4-year is accepted for transfer credit. You must take a minimum of 50 quarter units at Cal Poly Pomona for a bachelor's degree.

Test Scores for Applying:
The submission of official standardized test scores is required if you have less than 90 quarter units of transferable credits.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Cal Poly Pomona does not publish a requirement for letters of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
An essay or personal statement is not required for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
There is a $55 nonrefundable fee to apply. If necessary, you can submit a fee waiver request.

Other Requirements:
A statement of good standing from your previously attended instituion is required.

Fall Deadline:
10/1 - 11/30 of previous year

Spring Deadline:
8/1 - 8/31 of previous year

Summer Deadline:
2/1 - 2/28 of the previous year

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 10470

Transfers Accepted: 3478

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 33%

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Each year, more than $132 million in financial aid and scholarships goes to over 67 percent of our students. All students, regardless of their family's income, may apply for scholarships, merit awards, on-campus employment and student and parent loans.

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