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Fast Facts

Undergraduate Applications (Fall 2015):

The application period for fall 2015 closed on Nov. 30 with 81,080 freshman and undergraduate transfer student applications. That is an increase of more than 2 percent from last year’s record 79,135 applications for fall 2014.

 

First-Time Freshmen Profile (Fall 2016):

Avg. high school GPA - 3.68

Avg. high school SAT (two part) - 1,117

Ave. high school ACT - 25.2

 

Transfer Student Profile (Fall 2016):

Avg. GPA - 3.26

 

Average Units Taken (Fall 2016):

First-time freshmen - 15.0

Undergraduate - 14.0

Graduate - 9.9

 

Student Enrollment by Gender (Fall 2016):

    Men
  Women
  Total
Undergraduate   13,414    15,632   29,046
Post Bacc   130   379   515
Master's   1,488   2,123   3,611 
Doctoral   235   371   606
Graduate   1,859   2,873   4,732 
Total   15,273   18,505    33,778 


Student Diversity/Enrollment by Ethnicity

calculated as percent of total enrollment (Fall 2016):

African American   4.0%
Native American   0.3%
Filipino   5.9%
Asian   7.3%
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian   0.3%
International   8.3%
Hispanic/Latino   28.1%
Multiple Ethnicities   5.9%
White   34.6%
Other/Not Stated   4.9%
 

Enrollment by College (Fall 2016):

    Undergraduate
   Graduate    Total  
Arts & Letters
  3,871   445   4,316  
Business
  5,394   513   5,907  
Education
  1,059   792   1,851  
Engineering
  3,717   386   4,103  
Health & Human Services
  4,109   888   4,997  
Professional Studies & Fine Arts
  4,537   320   4,857  
Sciences
  4,858   890   5,748  
Undergraduate Studies
  1,501   465   1,966  
Graduate Division
      33   33  
Imperial Valley Campus
  828   104   932  

 

Degrees Awarded (2015-2016):

Bachelor's - 6,840

Master's - 1,814

Doctoral - 142

 

*Graduation Rates:

6 years: 74.1%

5 years: 67.3%

4 years: 37%

*Percent of full-time, first-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2010 and graduated within 4, 5 and 6 years of entry.

 

For more information please visit the university's Analytic Studies and Institutional Research website.

 

*Please note data in this section is inclusive of students from SDSU's San Diego Campus.

 

This page is updated with the most current information as of November 2016. Information will be updated after each university census occurs.