Building on an innovative 28-year history, California State University San Marcos is a forward-focused institution, dedicated to preparing future leaders, building great communities and solving critical issues. Located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos, the University is just a short distance from some of Southern California’s best beaches and an hour from the U.S.-Mexico border. CSUSM enrollment is over 17,000 and the university is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
The College of Science and Mathematics (CSM) is a forward-thinking community of scholars and researchers pushing the boundaries of human knowledge and discovery in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Through interdisciplinary research, innovation and creative endeavors, our faculty and students are at the forefront of solving many of the critical challenges we face in our rapidly evolving world.