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San Diego, California

San Diego State University

Overview

Student Population
35,158
National Rank
#145
San Diego State University overview
Location San Diego, California
Online sdsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
San Diego State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in San Diego, California, San Diego State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 60,910 prospective students applied, and 21,574 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,366 enrolled in the school.  30,090 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,068 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,742 plus fees of $1,718. San Diego State is ranked 145 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
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SAT 1160/1350
ACT 23/28
GPA 3.6
Applications Accepted
35.4% 
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Applications Due Nov 30, 2018
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$5,742
In State Costs for San Diego State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,854
Other Fees$1,718
Room and Board $15,966
Budget for Other Expenses$2,944
Total One Year Cost$28,224
Out of State Tuition
$17,622
Out of State Costs for San Diego State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,854
Other Fees$1,718
Room and Board $15,966
Budget for Other Expenses$2,944
Total One Year Cost$40,104

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$53,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
66% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by San Diego State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 23%
Social Sciences 13%
Psychology 8%
English and Literature 7%
Health Professions 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=122409 IPEDS survey data for San Diego State University.