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San Jose State University
Snapshot
Status
Public
Acceptance Rate
67%
SAT Range
1010-1240
ACT Range
19-26
Student/Faculty Ratio
41:1
Total Enrollments
36,208
Total Cost
$40,905
Net Average Cost of Attendance
$15,995
Main Address
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
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Rankings
Overall Scores
A-
Admissions & Acceptance
A-
Retention & Graduation
B-
Instructors & Faculty
B
Financial Resources

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Contact Info
Contact & Location
Phone Number
(408) 924-1000
Website
www.sjsu.edu
Location
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
Setting
Large City
Key Info, Costs & Aid
Selectivity
Acceptance Rate (2020)
Completion Rate (2020)
Student Body
Total Enrollments (2020) 36,208
Women 53%
Men 47%
Total Enrollments (2020) 36,208
Asian 33%
Hispanic or Latino 27%
White 18%
International (Non-Citizen) 10%
Multiracial 5%
Unknown 4%
Black or African American 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Native American 0%
Costs
In State Tuition (2020)
$5,742
Out of State Tuition (2020)
$17,622
Books
$1,035
On Campus Room & Board
$16,986

* These statistics utilize the most recently released data from IPEDS (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System)

Degree Overview
Degrees
Total Awards (2020) 9,834
Bachelor's 70%
Master's 29%
Certificate 1%
Doctoral 0%
Total Awards (2020) 9,834
Engineering 24%
Business 20%
Human and Social Sciences 19%
Education and Liberal Arts 15%
Healthcare 6%
Mathematics and Science 5%
Art and Design 4%
Computer Technology 2%
Legal and Law 2%
Communication and Media 1%
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Sources for school statistics and data include U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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Accreditation
Accreditation
Accredited By
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Specialized Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
  • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (Counseling Services)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
  • English Language (Academic and Test Preparation Program)
Council on Education for Public Health
  • Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
  • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

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3.953125 Based on 16 Reviews
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Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
A-
Activities and Groups
A-
Career Preparation

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4.1875 Based on 9 Reviews
A- Excellent

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4 Based on 10 Reviews
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3.75 Based on 12 Reviews
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3.875 Based on 6 Reviews
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