San Jose State University

General Information

Website www.sjsu.edu
Address One Washington Square
City San Jose
State CA
Zip 95192-0001
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 86%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 11.2%
Five-year graduation rate 44.2%
Six-year graduation rate 62.1%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 3.6%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 26,432
Endowment Assets $125,627,222
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
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% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 24%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.40
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 510 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 570)
Median SAT Math 540 (25th - 75th percentile = 470 - 610)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 23.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 20 - 26)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 55.2%
In-State Tuition and Fees $7,378
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $18,538
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $26,227
Average Net Price After Grants $13,777
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $5,650
Median earnings 10 years after entry $53,700
Median debt of completers $15,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 3.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 38.6%
% Underrepresented Minority 29.2%
% Black 3.4%
% Latino 25.7%
% Native American 0.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.4%
% Asian 36.2%
% White 18.9%
% Two or More Races 5.3%
% Other 10.0%
% Noresident Aliens 6.3%
% Female 47.7%
% Male 52.3%
% Age 25 and Over 17.1%
% Part-time 19.3%