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graduate tuition & fees
acceptance rate
Student Population
online students
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About San Francisco State University

San Francisco State University is a Public, 4 years college located in San Francisco, California.
It has a total enrollment of 29,778 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at San Francisco State University is 67.00% last year (undergraduate school).
San Francisco State University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Address1600 Holloway Ave, San Francisco, CA 94132
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of San Francisco State University is 67.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 16.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate67.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at San Francisco State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $7,006 for California residents and $18,886 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $8,440 for California residents and $17,944 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,006$18,886
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,440$17,944

Student Population

At San Francisco State University, total 29,778 are attending classes. Among them, 418 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. San Francisco State has 26,531 students and the graduate school has 3,247 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students29,778
Undergraduate Students26,531
Graduate Students3,247
Online Enrollment418

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs171 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

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

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