CSUF gained six spots from the 2019 Social Mobility Index to make the top 15, at No. 12.
The 2020 Social Mobility Index ranked 1,449 four-year schools in its annual review. The index states 40.8% of Cal State Fullerton’s students are low-income and average about $15,000 debt at graduation — well below the $28,800 national average for public universities. CSUF graduates have a median early career salary of $47,200, according to the national survey.