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San Jose State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

29,076 Students

67% Admitted

  • 35,835 full time
  • 7,750 part time
  • 10,005 men full time
  • 11,321 women full time
  • 22,999 applied
  • 13,011 admitted
  • 2,761 enrolled

27,778 Undergraduates

$5,472 Tuition/Year

  • 6,055 Graduates
  • 180 Non-Degree
  • $5,472 in state
  • $1,946 fees
  • $16,442 room & board
  • $2,002 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Amm6ie
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  • There are lots of events on campus. Many people on campus are friendly and unafraid. A nice open campus to discover yourself on. …

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  • Ryan from San Jose, CA
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  • It is a great school, well known for it's Engineering and Business majors. However, the school is currently impacted and classes are difficult to obtain. Be wary and plan ahead.…

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  • graciela from seaside, ca
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  • my first year at san jose has been all i could have imagined. the professors are enlightening and the counselors are always there to help. as for the students, this…

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  • College Student
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  • San Jose State University is absolutely outstanding. It has so many opportunities for students to have a better academic standing as well as getting involved in the community. It is…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Anna from Martinez, CA
  • I am a current student here

    I've joined multiple clubs and chartered a sorority onto campus. I've meet so many amazing people and have expanded my network.

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  • 4
  • KalinaA from Riverside, CA
  • I am a current student here

    I absolutely love this school. I am from southern California so it is a while from home. So, if you are the type of person who can not stay away from family and NEED your family, it is possible to go home but for me it was not realistic. This is a great school to learn more about yourself and getting involved. You definitely learn how to manage your time, with friends school work and going out to have fun. There is always an opportunity to do something and it is always up to you to do it.

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  • 5
  • Emmy from Sacramento, CA
  • I am a current student here

    The friendly atmosphere and beautiful campus are my favorite parts about attending this school. Currently, I am living in the dorms and meeting new friends is very easy. Occasionally, there are movie nights and other events organized by residential advisers to bring people closer. Every weekend is when students party it up and live the college experience. Off-campus are tons of restaurants and entertainment in close proximity. The great thing is that public transportation is included in your tuition, so you can basically travel through the whole city!

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  • 5
  • Krysta from Redding, CA
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    A big city with all of the amenaties plus the campus is very welcoming, not to mention a concert hub!

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