Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Analytics at SJSU

 

 


Quick Facts

- Spring 2003

Total Enrollment: 29,061 Students
(75% Undergraduate) and 93% California Residence

New Students
Resident Area2 Total
University
First-time
Freshman
New
Undergrad
Transfer
New
Credential
First-time
Graduate
Santa Clara County 55% 41% 59% 84% 58%
West/South Bay Area 55% 41% 59% 84% 58%
East Bay Area 14% 30% 11% 6% 13%
Northern Bay Area 6% 4% 4% 0% 5%
Southern CA 3% 2% 2% 1% 1%
Other CA Counties 4% 2% 4% 0% 3%
US 1% 0% 1% 2% 1%
Foreign 6% 17% 8% 0% 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) 29,061 100% 13,337 15,724 54 1,480 201 916
   American Indian 145 0% 58 87 2% 0% 0% 0%
   African American 1,193 4% 578 615 15% 5% 0% 2%
   Asian 7,819 27% 4,079 3,740 17% 26% 16% 27%
   Filipino 2,013 7% 1,006 1,007 7% 5% 0% 2%
   Pacific Islander 164 1% 74 90 2% 1% 0% 0%
   Hispanic 3,910 13% 1,654 2,256 11% 13% 15% 7%
Total Minority 15,244 52% 7,449 7,795 54% 50% 33% 39%
   White 7,599 26% 3,105 4,494 15% 24% 54% 25%
   Foreign National 2,325 8% 976 1,349 17% 8% 1% 28%
   Other 3,893 13% 1,807 2,086 15% 18% 12% 9%
Class Level
HC1 FTEs3
Class Level # % Total # % Total AUL4
  Freshmen 3,587 12% 3,026 14% 12.7
   Sophomores 2,856 10% 2,475 11% 13.0
   Juniors 5,894 20% 4,639 21% 11.8
   Seniors 8,697 30% 6,713 31% 11.6
  2nd/Post Bac 666 2% 411 2% 9.3
Total Undergrad 21,700 75% 17,265 79% 11.9
   Credential 1,459 5% 873 4% 9.0
   Graduates 5,902 20% 3,629 17% 17.4
Age
Age Undergrad Credential Graduate
19 under 11% 0% 0%
20-24 56% 10% 8%
25-29 19% 29% 38%
30-34 6% 16% 22%
35-59 7% 43% 31%
60 over 0% 2% 1%
Average 24.7 35.9 33.3


5 Most Popular Undergrad Majors
Undergrad Majors Rank % Total
Computer Science 1 7.0%
Art 2 6.9%
Business Administration/Mgmt Information 3 5.1%
Computer Engineering 4 4.7%
Business Administration/Marketing 5 4.5%
5 Most Popular Graduate Majors
Graduate Majors Rank % Total
Engineering 1 10.6%
Library and Information Sciences 2 7.9%
Electrical Engineering 3 7.4%
Education/Administration and Sup 4 6.2%
Business Administration/General 5 5.5%
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 21,700 7% 11% 12% 70% 11.9 12.4 15,248 67% 4%
Credential 1,459 20% 29% 14% 37% 9.0 8.9 735 50% 1%
Graduate 5,902 23% 38% 22% 17% 7.3 7.7 2,295 33% 5%
Total University 29,061 11% 17% 14% 58% 10.9 10.6 18,278 59% 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