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San Diego State University

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Acceptance Rate 38 %
SAT Average 1,195
Tuition & Fees $20,016
($8,136)
Student Population 36,334
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,481

Academic Overview

San Diego State University is a public, four-years institute located in San Diego, California. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $8,136 for California residents and $20,016 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 36,334 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 38% and the graduation rate is 76% last year.
The salary after graduation from San Diego State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $55,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, San Diego State's tuition & fees is $8,136 for California residents and $20,016 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $9,570 for in-state students and $19,074 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate$8,136$20,016
Graduate$9,570$19,074
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at San Diego State. The acceptance rate of San Diego State is 38% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 76% and the transfer-out rate is 2%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,481 and 53% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 36,334 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for San Diego State University is 38 %.
Acceptance Rate
38%
Graduation Rate for San Diego State University is 76 %
Graduation Rate
76%
Transfer-out Rate for San Diego State University is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
2%
Retention Rate for San Diego State University is 89 %
Retention Rate
89%
Student Population for San Diego State University is 36,334
Student Population
36,334
Student to Faculty Ratio for San Diego State University is 27 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
27 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,481 at San Diego State University.
Financial Aid Amount
$9,481

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, CA 92182-0001
Phone619-594-5200
WEBwww.sdsu.edu
Admissionarweb.sdsu.edu/es/admissions/
Online Applicationhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
Financial Aidgo.sdsu.edu/student_affairs/financialaid/Default.aspx
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/pages/csu-costs.aspx
Veterans Tuition
Athletichttps://goaztecs.com/news/2018/11/14/general-sdsu-student-athletes-continue-graduation-success.aspx
Disability Servicego.sdsu.edu/student_affairs/sds/Default.aspx

Offered Degrees

San Diego State offers 235 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree930
Post Bachelor's Degree360
Master's Degree821
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship210
Doctor's degree - professional practice10
Doctor's degree - other20

Special Learning Opportunities

San Diego State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,931)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,578)

Veterans Benefits

San Diego State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges