Economic Impact of the CSU

Economic Impact

  • Over 85 percent of CSUSM’s alumni stay in the region after graduation, fueling our North County San Diego workforce.
  • Partnerships with 16 Chambers of Commerce and three economic development agencies enable CSUSM to more effectively address critical workforce needs.
  • CSUSM has 10 unique guaranteed admission programs with local school districts, a Native American tribe and three foster youth entities, providing students a prescribed pathway to college with guaranteed priority admission.