San Jose State University

1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA 95192
(408) 924-1000
http://www.sjsu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 31,280
  • Undergraduate population: 24,273
  • Student to faculty ratio: 24 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $17,226
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $26,334
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $18,758
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $27,866

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 45%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $1,780
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 27%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,275
  • Students receiving federal aid: 27%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,690
  • Students receiving state aid: 26%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 26%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 21,577
  • Percent admitted: 64%
  • Percent admitted (men): 62%
  • Percent admitted (women): 66%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 430, 530
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 450, 580
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 32,746
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 46%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 54%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 41%
  • Graduation rate (men): 38%
  • Graduation rate (women): 46%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters