In order to facilitate the path to a high-quality college degree for its most underserved students, the California State University— the largest and most diverse four-year public university system in the nation—is actively fostering cultures of evidence across its twenty-three campuses.

Launched Spring 2018


The pilot for the CSU Student Success Analytics Certificate Program launched on February 2, 2018 at Cal State East Bay and San Francisco State University.

Guest Presenters

Professor, Chair of the Graduate Group in Education, University of California, Davis

Associate Professor, Psychology, Cal State Los Angeles

Co-Director of the Community College Equity Assessment Lab, San Diego State University.

Desdemona Cardoza

Provost Emeritus, Cal State Los Angeles

Erin DeSantis

Senior Dashboard Data Scientist, California State University Chancellor's Office

José Luis Cruz

President, Lehman College