California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is located in the center of California coastline in Monterey. About 8000 students enjoy the great educational facilities of this university and at the same time can enjoy the fabulous nature surrounding the campus including beaches, forests and mountain ranges. CSUMB is a comprehensive university. The graduates of Avicenna Foundation Programs can choose among 23 BS, 7 MS and multiple certificate programs to study in one of the best American universities. CSUMB is especially famous for its programs in Marine Sciences, Cinematic Arts, Hospitality Management, Global Studies and Environmental Science.