San Jose State University - San Jose, CA

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San Jose State University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree.San Jose State University is a public school.

Contacting the School

1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
Main Phone: 4089241000
Web Site:www.sjsu.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 31,906 (full-time equivalent) students. 94.3% of students attend full-time, while5.7% attend part-time. Male students comprised 48.2% of the student body, while females made up 51.8%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (1551)%, Hispanic (9961)%, Asian (4943)%, and Native American (145)%.

San Jose State Universityis a Minority Serving Institution as defined by the Office of Civil Rights. The school is a Hispanic Serving Institution, for federal financial aid purposes.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 430.One quarter of students scored at least 530.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 450 or higher.One fourth of students scored 580 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And ManagementCommunicationsComputer
    EducationEngineeringEngineering Technology And Technicians
      English Language And Literature
        Environmental ConservationHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsLeisure Recreation And FitnessLibrary Science
          Life SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesProtective Services
            PsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

            Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

            San Jose State University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

            • Western Athletic Conference (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

            The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

            Special Student Services

            Academic Services

            • Remedial assistance
            • AP credits
            • Distance learning options
            • Study abroad

            Financial Flexibility

            • ROTC
            • Student employment services
            • Career counseling
            • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
            • On-campus day Care

            Cost of Attending

            In-State, Living On Campus:$ 18,195.00
            In-State, Living With Family:$ 8,740.00
            Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 28,365.00

            Admission Requirements

            The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

            • High-school GPA is required.
            • Standardized test scores are required.
            • A college preparatory program is required.
            • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
            Neither Required Nor Recommended:
            • Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended.
            • Secondary school record is neither required nor recommended.
            • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
            • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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