California State University Channel Islands (CI), located in Camarillo, California, is a student-centered, four-year, public university known for its interdisciplinary, multicultural, and international perspectives and its emphasis on experiential and service learning.
CI's strong academic programs focus on liberal studies, sciences, business, teaching credentials and innovative master's degrees such as the M.S. in Bioinformatics. Students benefit from individual attention, up-to-date technology, and classroom instruction augmented by stellar faculty research. The University promotes partnerships with the community and works to build pathways to college for Ventura County residents. CI is a responsible citizen of the region and actively pursues sustainable and energy efficient practices.
CSU Channel Islands is a student-centered University, committed to academic excellence, civic engagement, environmental responsibility, and leadership for the 21st century. Students tackle problems in their community and the real world; conduct meaningful discussion, research and exploration; and work closely with expert faculty to make a difference. At full capacity, the University is expected to serve 15,000 full-time equivalent students.
As it enters second decade, CSU Channel Islands is poised to grow in size and renown, while maintaining one of the most thoroughly student-focused learning environments in public higher education.