California State University-San Marcos

333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd
San Marcos, CA 92096
(760) 750-4000
http://www.csusm.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 9,767
  • Undergraduate population: 8,749
  • Student to faculty ratio: 23 to 1

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

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $16,324
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $25,482
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $16,324
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $25,482

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 61%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $1,408
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 21%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,209
  • Students receiving federal aid: 21%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,019
  • Students receiving state aid: 19%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 20%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 9,428
  • Percent admitted: 72%
  • Percent admitted (men): 70%
  • Percent admitted (women): 73%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 430, 530
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 440, 540
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 9,148
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 38%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 62%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 45%
  • Graduation rate (men): 37%
  • Graduation rate (women): 51%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters