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About San Diego State University

San Diego State University is a Public, 4 years college located in San Diego, California.
It has a total enrollment of 36,334 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at San Diego State University is 37.00% last year (undergraduate school).
San Diego State University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Address5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, CA 92182-0001
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of San Diego State University is 37.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 22.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate37.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)22.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at San Diego State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $7,720 for California residents and $19,600 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $9,154 for California residents and $18,658 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,720$19,600
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,154$18,658

Student Population

At San Diego State University, total 36,334 are attending classes. Among them, 30,790 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. San Diego State has 31,491 students and the graduate school has 4,843 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students36,334
Undergraduate Students31,491
Graduate Students4,843
Online Enrollment30,790

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs230 Programs
Number of online programs9 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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