California Lutheran University (Undergraduate)

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California Lutheran University is a private institution that was founded in 1959 and the campus size is 290 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. California Lutheran University's ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities West, #10.



Cal Lutheran offers scholarships and grants made possible through the generosity of donors.


Comfortable and community-oriented, it doesn’t take long before your residence hall feels like home. 

Co-op and internship

All students in our traditional undergraduate program and Professionals program are eligible to do internships.


Ting Liu
Ting Liu
The class of 2017
Cal Lutheran's MBA program has exposed me to a new and wide-ranging knowledge of theory, principles, and culture which are different from what I have experienced before.


For Bachelors:
Art, Design & Media
  • Art BA - Design
  • Communication - Advertising/Public Relations
  • Communication - Sports Communication
  • Communications - Film and Television Production
  • Communications - Journalism
  • Film and Television BA - Film and Television Production
  • Film and Television BA - Film Studies
  • Multimedia BA - Digital Gaming
  • Multimedia BA - Graphic Design / Print
  • Multimedia BA - High Definition Digital Cinema
  • Multimedia BA - Interactivity;Web and Mobile Devises
  • Multimedia BA - Visual Effects ; Motion Graphics and Animation
  • Music BA - Church Music
  • Music BA - Composition
  • Music BA - Music Education
  • Music BA - Music Technology
  • Music BA - Musical Theatre
  • Music BA - Performance
  • Music Production BA
  • Theatre Arts BA - Musical Theatre
  • Theatre Arts BA - Performance
  • Theatre Arts BA - Technical Theatre
Business & Management
  • Accounting BS
  • Business Administration BS
  • Business Administration BS - Business Economics
  • Business Administration BS - Finance
  • Business Administration BS - Global Business
  • Business Administration BS - Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Business Administration BS - Management
  • Business Administration BS - Marketing
  • Business Administration BS - Sports Management
  • Marketing Communications BA
  • Sports Management BS
Computer Science & IT
  • Computer Information Systems BS
  • Computer Science BS
Environment & Agriculture
  • Environmental Science BS
Hospitality and Tourism
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management BS
Law, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice BS
  • Education BA
  • English BA
  • Ethnic and Race Studies BA
  • French BA
  • Geology (BA
  • BS)
  • German BA
  • Global Studies BA
  • History BA
  • History Pedagogy BA
  • Interdisciplinary Educational Studies BA
  • Interdisciplinary Studies (BA/BS)
  • Philosophy BA
  • Political Science BA
  • Political Science BA - International Relations
  • Political Science BA - Law and Public Policy
  • Religion BA
  • Sociology BA
  • Spanish BA
  • Theology and Christian Leadership BA
Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences
  • Exercise Science BS
  • Exercise Science BS - Health Professions
  • Exercise Science BS - Human Performance
  • Exercise Science BS - Pedagogy/Teaching
  • Psychology (BA/BS)
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Behavioral/Clinical Applications
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Business/Organizational Applications
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Family and Child Development
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Health and Wellness Applications
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Law and Criminal Behavior Applications
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Psychobiology
  • Psychology (BA/BS) - Sports Psychology Applications
Natural Science & Mathematics
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (BA/BS)
  • Biology (BA/BS)
  • Chemistry (BA/BS)
  • Mathematics (BA/BS)
  • Physics
  • Economics BA

Tuition & Cost

The costs listed below are an estimate based on what most students pay. The final price for tuition, housing and other expenses will vary based on program, English level, housing selection and other factors. For more exact pricing, please contact our advisors.
For Bachelors:
$ 63,487 Average cost per year
$ 46,012Tuition
$ 8,130Housing
$ 9,345Other

Cal Lutheran offers scholarships and grants made possible through the generosity of donors.

Required Documents

Below are the minimum documents required for our admissions team to conduct a review of your application to this institution. Additional documents may be required for specific programs or for the institution to issue you an unconditional letter of admission. Please contact an advisor for more information.

Passport Copy

English Test Result

Personal Statement

Recommendation Letter

School Transcript

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