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About San Jose State University

San Jose State University is a Public, 4 years college located in San Jose, California.
It has a total enrollment of 35,400 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 26 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - other. The acceptance rate at San Jose State University is 64.00% last year (undergraduate school).
San Jose State University is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
AddressOne Washington Square, San Jose, CA 95192-0001
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - other

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of San Jose State University is 64.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 18.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate64.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)18.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at San Jose State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $7,852 for California residents and $19,732 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $9,286 for California residents and $18,790 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,852$19,732
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,286$18,790

Student Population

At San Jose State University, total 35,400 are attending classes. Among them, 2,633 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. San Jose State has 27,327 students and the graduate school has 8,073 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students35,400
Undergraduate Students27,327
Graduate Students8,073
Online Enrollment2,633

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs170 Programs
Number of online programs5 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Other)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
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Weekend/Evening College
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