$5,742

Tuition

$22,969

Cost of Attendance

$8,549

Net Price

California State University, Northridge Tuition and Fees

California State University-Northridge offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs across different fields, providing quality education to students. The expense of education here is very low, compared to the tuition fees charged by different colleges. As per the 2020 - 2021 official information, the average cost for the undergraduate courses offered at the university adds up to about $12,917, which includes the total tuition fees and other expenses. While housing costs $11,328, the charges for books and supplies and other expenses stand at $2,058 and $3,282, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$6,893$18,773
Book & Supplies$2,002$2,002
Room & Board cost$11,122$11,122
Other Expenses$2,952$2,952
Total Cost of Attendance$22,969$34,849

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$8,549

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$5,767

$30,001 to $48,000

$6,943

$48,001 to $75,000

$11,046

$75,001 to $110,000

$15,292

$110,000+

$17,892

The net price of attending California State University-Northridge is nothing but the actual amount that the students are required to pay in a year. It depends upon the annual family income of the applicant. The net cost to be borne is typically higher for candidates whose family income is comparatively higher. While the actual net cost is subject to one’s family income bracket, the average net price is estimated to be $8,694 at CSUN. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $5,945. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $6,883. The amount stands at $10,783 for an annual income between $48,001 and $75,000, $15,346 for the $75,001-$110,000 income bracket, and $18,261 for a family income above $110,000.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$6,893$18,773
Room & Board Cost$11,122$11,122
Total Tuition & Fees$18,015$29,895

For students pursuing undergraduate courses at California State University-Northridge, the tuition and fees are estimated to be $12,917 per year. Alongside that, they will likewise need to shell out around $13,758 toward their room and boarding charges. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the university totals about $32,015 per year, based on the available data.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$7,176$16,680
Fees$1,151$1,151

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019N/A
Undergraduate2018 - 2019N/A

The cost per credit hour – the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend California State University-Northridge varies between graduate and undergraduate degrees. At CSUN, the cost per credit hour for graduate courses is $99. At present, California State University-Northridge also offers various online programs to students across as many as 95 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$11,122$15,150
Other Expense$2,952$3,024
Book & Supplies$2,002$2,002

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at CSUN, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $14,610 per year, while students have to pay $19,470 a year for off-campus housing. Besides, on-campus candidates will have to pay about $11,328 toward room and boarding charges. On the other hand, off-campus students will be required to pay an amount of $16,188. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $2,058. Apart from these, the other expenses that a candidate needs to plan for add up to around $3,282.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$11,122

Off Campus

$15,150

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$2,952

Off Campus

$3,024

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$2,002

Off Campus

$2,002

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at CSUN, the actual amount to be paid varies based on whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The on-campus logding facilities cost $14,610 per year, while students have to pay $19,470 a year for off-campus housing. Besides, on-campus candidates will have to pay about $11,328 toward room and boarding charges. On the other hand, off-campus students will be required to pay an amount of $16,188. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $2,058. Apart from these, the other expenses that a candidate needs to plan for add up to around $3,282.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Masters $26,568 $738
Bachelors $32,760 $546
Certificate $5,598 NA
Certificate $5,598 NA
Graduate Certificate NA NA

California State University, Northridge offers 14 online programs across 5 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

A four-year undergraduate course as well as living expenses at CSUN are projected to cost around $160,712 as per official data. To note, the total expenses for undergraduate students stood at $8,694 for 2018-2019, $8,549 for 2017-2018, and $5,958 for 2016-2017.

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