Recognition

Cal State Long Beach Ranks 10th Nationally in Awarding Bachelor’s Degrees to Minority Students

CSULB Ranks 10th Nationally in Awarding Bachelor’s Degrees to Minority Students According to Diverse Issues in Higher Ed California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has been ranked 10th in the nation in conferring bachelor’s degrees to minority students. Diverse Issues in Higher Education recently released its annual list of the “Top 100 Degree Producers,” a...

Cal State Long Beach Named ‘Best in the West’ in Princeton Review’s ‘Best Colleges: Region by Region’

CSULB Receives ‘Best in the West’ Designation in Princeton Review’s ‘Best Colleges: Region by Region’ The Princeton Review has designated California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) a “Best in the West” college in its website feature, “2012 Best Colleges: Region by Region,” which was posted on Monday, Aug. 1. Read more

Senior Scholarships in LBUSD Exceed $50 Million

Scholarships earned by graduating seniors in the Long Beach Unified School District this year exceed $50 million, just shy of last year’s record-shattering $51.5 million. This year’s total surpasses the $40 million earned two years ago and is more than two and a half times the $18 million earned just four years ago. Read more...

CSULB Among 5 Universities in U.S. Recognized for Affordability, Quality, Access in Education Trust Report

CSULB Among 5 Universities in U.S. Recognized for Affordability, Quality, Access in Education Trust Report In a report released on June 1 by The Education Trust, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) is one of just five universities in the country recognized for meeting a conservative set of criteria on affordability, access and quality. Read More...

Eight LBUSD High Schools Among Nation’s Best

A list of the nation’s top high schools released by the Washington Post includes eight schools in the Long Beach Unified School District. The rankings, similar to those that appear annually in Newsweek, include schools that surpass 93 percent of other public high schools nationwide in terms of their ability to offer rigorous college prep...

U.S. Education Secretary Lauds LBUSD

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan had high praise for the Long Beach Unified School District when he met recently with educators, parents and students at LBUSD’s Tincher Preparatory School. Read more

The Princeton Review Ranks CSULB Among Top 50 ‘Best Value’ Public Colleges in United States for 2011

The Princeton Review Ranks Cal State Long Beach Among 2011 Top 50 ‘Best Value’ Public Colleges in United States California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) once again has been named one of the nation’s 50 “Best Value” public colleges by The Princeton Review, which teamed up with USA Today to present its list of the 100 “Best Value...

California State University, Long Beach Ranked Among 100 Best Values in Public Colleges by Kiplinger’s Magazine

California State University, Long Beach Ranked Among 100 Best Values in Public Colleges by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has named California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) to its list of the 100 Best Values in Public Colleges for 2011, which ranks four-year institutions that deliver excellent academics while keeping costs to a minimum. Read more

National Study: LBUSD Better at Serving Low-Income Students

A recent report from The Broad Foundation shows Long Beach is one of a few large school districts nationwide that are outperforming their states. Read more

Cal State Long Beach Among Best Public Institutions in the Nation in Improving Student Graduation Rates

Cal State Long Beach Among Best Public Institutions in the Nation in Improving Student Graduation Rates Years of focus on improving student graduation rates is paying off for Cal State Long Beach (CSULB). A recent report in The Chronicle of Higher Education showed that over the latest five-year period, graduation rates at CSULB have increased by 13 percentage points, tying it for the...

LBUSD Among World’s Top 20 Systems

The Long Beach Unified School District is one of the world’s top 20 school systems —  and one of the top three in the U.S. — in terms of sustained and significant improvements, according to a report this week described as the most comprehensive analysis of global school system reform ever assembled. The report by...

White House Praises LBUSD in L.A. Times

A White House official quoted in the Los Angeles Times praises Long Beach’s Seamless Education Partnership, a cooperative venture among K-12 schools and higher education. Read More