San Jose State University

Women's WCLA
Profile
Size
10 / 10
27,778 Undergrads / 35,835 Students
Cost
3 / 10
$13,906 Net Price
Selectivity
4 / 10
67% 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
27 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
87%
Overall Graduation Rate
57%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
10% / 57%
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
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
450 - 560
Math
500 - 610
Total
1010 - 1230
ACT
English
18 - 25
Math
18 - 27
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 31,909 15,892 16,017
% Admitted 67% 61% 72%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 23% 19%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.4
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    High School Rank
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (26%)
    Engineering (11%)
    Communication & Journalism (8%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
    Health Professions (7%)
    Social Sciences (6%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Education (4%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    History (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (1%)
    Engineering Technology (1%)
    Transportation & Materials Moving (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $13,906

    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$7,721 $18,578
    Books & Supplies$1,948 $1,948
    Cost of Living$15,594 $15,594
    Personal Expenses$2,903 $2,903
     
    Sticker Price$28,166 $38,199

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    73% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship66%$8,545
    Federal Grants41%$4,923
    Pell Grants40%$4,625
    Other Federal16%$1,167
    State & Local Grants53%$2,545
    Institutional Grants35%$6,392
     
    Student Loans39%$5,680
    Federal Loans38%$5,156
    Other Loans2%$12,904

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $146 Million $4,075

    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: 3.6%

    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, 10% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    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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