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The University is organized into six Colleges that house nearly 50 academic departments and divisions. Cal State L.A. offers a variety of majors leading to bachelor's and master's degrees, and awards more than 3,000 academic degrees annually. A doctorate in Special Education is also offered.
A leader in higher education, Cal State L.A. has been committed to academic excellence and student success for more than 50 years. The University is acclaimed for its award-winning faculty, comprehensive and innovative curriculum, exciting student campus life, and the new Luckman Fine Arts Complex, a major arts facility dedicated to the presentation and exhibition of performing and visual arts that reflect the diverse and evolving cultures of Los Angeles and the world. Making national news, Cal State L.A.'s student-built, solar-powered car--Solar Eagle III--became an important emblem of the University, after it brought home the gold for the University's golden anniversary by securing first place in the prestigious North American solar car race, Sunrayce 97.
Cal State L.A. is located five miles east of the Los Angeles civic center and near the western San Gabriel Valley cities of Alhambra and Monterey Park. The University is highly recognized for its culturally rich and varied student body. Its reputation as a center of learning attracts students from all areas of the United States, as well as international students.
California State University, Los Angeles