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San Jose State University

San Jose State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in San Jose, CA. The 2019 average net price at San Jose State University is $14,519. Acceptance rate is 54.66%. The school has a total enrollment of 35,400.


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Location: San Jose, CA
Student Body: 35,400
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.sjsu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 54.66%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 54.66%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: 3%
  • Application Fee: $55
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,742
Out of State/International Tuition: $17,622
In State Grad Tuition: $7,176
Out of State Grad Tuition: $16,680
Room and Board: $16,442
Books and Supplies: $2,002
Other Fees: $2,054
Net Price In-District/State: $14,519
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,774
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,771 / 2,003
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 510 - 620
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 640
  • Median ACT Range: 19 - 19
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 61
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: 3%
  • International Testing: Not Considered
  • Total International Students: 109
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 20%
  • Engineering: 20%
  • Education: 6%
  • Visual and Performing Arts: 6%
  • Library Science: 6%

Academic Programs

San Jose State University offers 169 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSan Jose State University offers 85 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Transportation, Materials Moving
  • Aeronautics, Aviation, Aerospace Science and Technology, General Degree
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSan Jose State University offers 70 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
  • Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American, Chicano Studies Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsSan Jose State University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
Certificate ProgramsSan Jose State University offers 8 Certificate Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Engineering
Library Science
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 57%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 66%
  • 1st Year Retention: 87%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $54,300
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 35,400
  • Asian Students: 31%
  • Hispanic Students: 25%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 19%
  • Non-resident, alien: 12%
  • Two or more races: 5%
  • Unknown: 5%
  • Black Students: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%