San Jose State University

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Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Most Desirable School
Public university located in San Jose, California, United States

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About San Jose State University

According to Wikipedia, San José State University is a public university in San Jose, California. Established in 1857, SJSU is the oldest public university on the West Coast and the founding campus of the California State University system.

San Jose State University's Online Degrees

San Jose State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
30,44184%69%112522

How Much Does San Jose State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$5,742$2,110

How Much Do San Jose State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from San Jose State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $63,800 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

San Jose State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
30,80825,3045,504

Where is San Jose State University?

San Jose State University is located at One Washington Square, San Jose CA 95192-0001

How Safe is San Jose State University?

San Jose has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is San Jose State University Known For?

San Jose State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

San Jose State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are San Jose State University's Most Influential Alumni?

San Jose State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Communications, and Computer Science. Here are some of San Jose State University's most famous alumni:

Béla H. Bánáthy
Béla H. Bánáthy
A Hungarian linguist and systems scientist.
Dian Fossey
Dian Fossey
An American zoologist, gorilla researcher .
Hamza Yusuf
Hamza Yusuf
An American Islamic scholar.
James Wesley Rawles
An American survivalist fiction author and blogger.
Christopher Darden
Christopher Darden
An American lawyer.
Alan E. Kazdin
An American psychologist.
Amy Tan
Amy Tan
An American novelist.
Michael Deaver
An American political consultant .
Stevie Nicks
An American singer and songwriter, member of Fleetwood Mac.
Luis Valdez
An American writer and director.
Wayne Thiebaud
An American painter .
Robert Scoble
Robert Scoble
An American blogger.

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