California State University, Sacramento (CSUS, Sacramento State or informal Sac State) is a public university in Sacramento, California. Founded in 1947 as Sacramento State College, it is the eleventh oldest school in California State University`s 23-campus system. The university registers about 31,500 students per year, has an alumni base of more than 240,000 and awards 7,838 degrees per year. The university offers 151 different bachelor`s degrees, 69 master`s degrees, 28 types of teaching qualifications and 5 doctorates.   It`s still one of the top three destinations among all the state`s universities for students in the California Community and welcomes more than 4,000 new transfers each year. .