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San Jose State University

Women's WCLA
Profile
Size
10 / 10
27,327 Undergrads / 35,400 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$14,519 Net Price
Selectivity
7 / 10
55% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
26 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
83%
Overall Graduation Rate
65%
Graduate On Time / in 4 Years
14% / 65%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
One Washington Square, San Jose, CA, 95192, San Jose, CA, 95192 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Sacramento California Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Salinas California Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Stockton California Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • India
Where Grads Work
  • Cisco
  • Apple
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Oracle
  • Intel Corporation
  • Lockheed Martin
  • IBM
  • Google
  • Stanford University
  • City of San José
  • Wells Fargo
  • Symantec
  • eBay Inc
  • NetApp
What Grads Do
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Community and Social Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Program and Project Management
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
450 - 560
Math
520 - 640
Total
1010 - 1230
ACT
English
18 - 26
Math
18 - 26
Composite
19 - 26

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 450 - 550 for SAT

GPA
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 36,243 18,150 18,093
% Admitted 55% 48% 62%
% Admits That Enroll 19% 20% 18%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.4
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
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    Recommendations
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    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Associate.

    Liberal Arts & Sciences (33%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (15%)
    Social Sciences (10%)
    Health Professions (7%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Business (5%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (2%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (2%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (1%)
    History (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Engineering (1%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    Communication Technology (1%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (1%)
    Transportation & Materials Moving
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Agriculture
    Personal & Culinary Services
    Natural Resources & Conservation
    Mechanic & Repair Technicians
    Engineering Technology
    Construction Trades
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $14,519

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$7,796 $18,578
    Books & Supplies$2,002 $2,002
    Cost of Living$16,442 $16,442
    Personal Expenses$2,953 $2,953
     
    Sticker Price$29,193 $38,199

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    74% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship67%$9,363
    Federal Grants43%$4,855
    Pell Grants43%$4,813
    Other Federal4%$497
    State & Local Grants60%$2,584
    Institutional Grants41%$6,526
     
    Student Loans38%$5,810
    Federal Loans37%$5,215
    Other Loans2%$12,597

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $154 Million $4,349

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $15,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $12,866 $159

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 8,264 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $56,100

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 3.9 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 14% of students graduate on time.

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    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 3
    Fondling 10 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape 1 -
    Robbery 3 -
    Aggravated Assault 5 2
    Burglary 19 4
    Motor Vehicle Theft 4 -
    Arson 4 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily nonresidential

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