Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Analytics at SJSU

 

 


Quick Facts

- Fall 2002

Total Enrollment: 30,350 Students
(72% Undergraduate) and 94% California Residence

New Students
Residence Area2 Total
University
First-time
Freshman
New
Undergrad
Transfer
New
Credential
First-time
Graduate
Santa Clara County 54% 45% 58% 75% 51%
West/South Bay Area 11% 10% 12% 12% 13%
East Bay Area 14% 20% 11% 6% 13%
Northern Bay Area 6% 9% 4% 1% 5%
Southern CA 3% 6% 3% 1% 2%
Other CA Counties 4% 6% 5% 4% 3%
US 1% 1% 1% 1% 2%
Foreign 7% 1% 6% 1% 12%

Gender and Ethnicity
Total University New Students
Ethnicity & Gender HC1 % Total Male Female First-time
Freshman
New
Undergrad
Transfer
New
Credential
First-time
Graduate
University Total (HC)                
   American Indian 156 1% 62% 94% 1% 1% 0% 0%
   African American 1,258 4% 618 640 8% 4% 2% 3%
   Asian 8,101 27% 4,214 3,887 29% 26% 14% 18%
   Filipino 2,158 7% 1,096 1,062 10% 7% 3% 2%
   Pacific Islander 170 1% 74 96% 1% 1% 1% 0%
   Hispanic 4,197 14% 1,765 2,432 16% 15% 12% 9%
Total Minority 16,040 53% 7,829 8,211 65% 53% 32% 32%
   White 7,911 26% 3,260 4,651 21% 25% 53% 32%
   Foreign National 2,376 8% 1,010 1,366 2% 7% 1% 24%
   Other 4,023 13% 1,879 2,144 13% 16% 14% 12%
Class Level
HC1 FTEs3
Class Level # % Total # % Total AUL4
  Freshmen 5,065 16.7% 4,381 19.1% 12.9
   Sophomores 2,634 8.7% 2,285 10.0% 13.0
   Juniors 5,840 19.2% 4,639 20.2% 11.9
   Seniors 8,613 28.4% 6,567 28.6% 11.4
  2nd/Post Bac 630 2.1% 391 1.7% 9.3
Total Undergrad 22,782 75.1% 18,263 79.7% 12.0
   Credential 1,598 5.3% 959 4.2% 8.9
   Graduates 5,970 19.7% 3,706 16.2% 7.4
Age
Age Undergrad Credential Graduate
19 under 21% 0% 0%
20-24 50% 16% 13%
25-29 16% 27% 35%
30-34 6% 14% 21%
35-59 7% 40% 30%
60 over 0% 2% 1%
Average 23.8 34.9 32.8


5 Most Popular Undergrad Majors
Undergrad Majors Rank % Total
Computer Science 1 7.7%
Art 2 6.7%
Computer Engineering 3 5.4%
Business Admin/Mgmt Information 4 5.0%
Business Administration/Market 5 4.6%
5 Most Popular Graduate Majors
Graduate Majors Rank % Total
Engineering 1 10%
Library and Information Sciences 2 10.0%
Electrical Engineering 3 7.2%
Education/Administration and Sup 4 6.4%
Business Administration 5 5.8%
Course Load
  Total University AUL4 Full-time
  HC1 1-5 6-8 9-11 12+ CA Residence Non-Residence HC1 CA Residence Non-Residence
Undergraduate 22,782 6% 10% 12% 72% 12.2 12.0 16,321 68% 3%
Credential 1,598 22% 28% 14% 36% 8.0 9.0 809 50% 1%
Graduate 5,970 22% 38% 22% 17% 8.1 7.3 2,379 33% 7%
Total University 30,350 10% 16% 14% 59% 10.6 10.9 19,509 60% 4%

 

Footnotes

  1. HC = Headcount Enrollment

  2. Santa Clara County = (Cities within Santa Clara County)
    West/South Bay Area = (Monterey, San Benito, San Mateo, Santa Cruz)
    East Bay Area = (Alameda, Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus)
    Northern Bay Area = (Marin, Napa, San Francisco, Solano, Sonoma)
    Southern CA = (Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego)
    Other CA Counties = (Other California counties)
    US = (Other U.S. States, excluding California)
    Foreign = (Foreign countries)

  3. FTEs = Full-time Equivalent-Students (for Undergrad, Post Bac, 2nd BA and Credential = Student Credit Units/15; for Graduate = Student Credit Units/12)

  4. AUL = Average Student Credit Unit

  5. Good Standing = % of students with ending year GPA of 2.00 or higher