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#10 Best Public Universities in California

San Diego State Comparisons

San Diego, California

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Curious how San Diego State University stacks up against other colleges? Compare San Diego State to any three other US colleges using the College Simply compare tool, or compare with some of the pre-selected schools below.

Compare with California Public Colleges

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University of California Los Angeles

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Irvine

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Berkeley

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Santa Barbara

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Davis

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


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San Jose State University

Equivalent in-state tuition
30% higher acceptance rate


C
California State University Long Beach

Equivalent in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


C
University of California San Diego

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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San Francisco State University

Equivalent in-state tuition
33% higher acceptance rate


C
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Equivalent in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


C
California State University Fullerton

Equivalent in-state tuition
19% higher acceptance rate


C
University of California Riverside

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
23% higher acceptance rate


C
California State University Chico

Equivalent in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


C
University of California Santa Cruz

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
17% higher acceptance rate


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Sonoma State University

Equivalent in-state tuition
57% higher acceptance rate


C
University of California Merced

$5,700 higher in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


H
Humboldt State University

Equivalent in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


C
California State Polytechnic University Pomona

Equivalent in-state tuition
21% higher acceptance rate


C
California State University Monterey Bay

Equivalent in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


Compare with California Private Colleges

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Stanford University

$47,115 higher in-state tuition
30% lower acceptance rate


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University of Southern California

$51,514 higher in-state tuition
23% lower acceptance rate


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Pepperdine University

$49,898 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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University of San Francisco

$43,998 higher in-state tuition
30% higher acceptance rate


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Loyola Marymount University

$43,808 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


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University of San Diego

$44,708 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


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Santa Clara University

$47,256 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


C
Chapman University

$48,798 higher in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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Pomona College

$48,638 higher in-state tuition
27% lower acceptance rate


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Azusa Pacific University

$33,898 higher in-state tuition
33% higher acceptance rate


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Occidental College

$50,238 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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University of the Pacific

$43,162 higher in-state tuition
32% higher acceptance rate


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Point Loma Nazarene University

$30,608 higher in-state tuition
40% higher acceptance rate


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University of Redlands

$44,888 higher in-state tuition
42% higher acceptance rate


H
Harvey Mudd College

$52,617 higher in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


C
Claremont McKenna College

$50,448 higher in-state tuition
24% lower acceptance rate


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Scripps College

$51,228 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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Westmont College

$39,668 higher in-state tuition
31% higher acceptance rate


B
Biola University

$36,234 higher in-state tuition
36% higher acceptance rate


C
California Lutheran University

$38,158 higher in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


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Saint Marys College of California

$43,246 higher in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


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Soka University of America

$26,508 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


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Otis College of Art and Design

$39,458 higher in-state tuition
44% higher acceptance rate


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John Paul the Great Catholic University

$20,458 higher in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


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Mills College

$23,598 higher in-state tuition
42% higher acceptance rate


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Thomas Aquinas College

$19,858 higher in-state tuition
45% higher acceptance rate


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The Master's College and Seminary

$19,208 higher in-state tuition
33% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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Arizona State University

$4,968 higher in-state tuition
52% higher acceptance rate


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University of Nevada Las Vegas

$1,712 higher in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Florida State University

$1,720 lower in-state tuition
2% higher acceptance rate


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Michigan State University

$8,718 higher in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


C
University of Central Florida

$1,264 lower in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


A
Auburn University

$4,074 higher in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


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The University of Tennessee

$5,590 higher in-state tuition
45% higher acceptance rate


K
University of Kentucky

$5,269 higher in-state tuition
62% higher acceptance rate


A
University of Arizona

$5,557 higher in-state tuition
51% higher acceptance rate


H
University of Houston

$2,477 higher in-state tuition
31% higher acceptance rate


D
University of Delaware

$6,988 higher in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


G
George Mason University

$3,318 higher in-state tuition
53% higher acceptance rate


O
University of Oregon

$4,698 higher in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


O
Oregon State University

$4,104 higher in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


I
Iowa State University

$2,300 higher in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


J
James Madison University

$1,508 higher in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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University of South Florida Main Campus

$1,183 lower in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


I
University of Iowa

$2,331 higher in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


U
University of Utah

$1,670 higher in-state tuition
28% higher acceptance rate


U
University at Buffalo

$1,328 higher in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate


H
CUNY Hunter College

$1,188 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


O
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus

$954 lower in-state tuition
46% higher acceptance rate


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Mississippi State University

$3,058 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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University of Louisville

$5,990 higher in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


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Montana State University

$88 lower in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Utah State University

$1,550 higher in-state tuition
57% higher acceptance rate


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University of North Carolina at Wilmington

$1,299 lower in-state tuition
31% higher acceptance rate


A
University of Arkansas

$1,826 higher in-state tuition
43% higher acceptance rate


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Louisiana State University

$2,296 higher in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Massachusetts Lowell

$9,336 higher in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


M
University of Missouri Columbia

$3,378 higher in-state tuition
47% higher acceptance rate


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Wichita State University

$966 higher in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


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University of Missouri Kansas City

$2,650 higher in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate