Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Analytics at SJSU

 

 


Quick Facts

- Fall 1999

Total Enrollment: 26,937 Students
(68% Undergraduate) and 95% California Residence

New Students
Resident Area2 Total
University
First-time
Freshman
New
Undergrad
Transfer
New
Credential
First-time
Graduate
Santa Clara County 50% 45% 56% 61% 50%
West/South Bay Area 11% 11% 11% 19% 14%
East Bay Area 12% 22% 12% 10% 11%
Northern Bay Area 5% 10% 5% 1% 5%
Southern CA 3% 4% 3% 3% 3%
Other CA Counties 4% 6% 5% 5% 3%
US 1% 1% 2% 0% 3%
Foreign 13% 2% 5% 1% 11%

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 177 1% 67% 110 0% 1% 2% 0%
   African American 1,084 4% 520 564 6% 3% 3% 3%
   Asian 7,179 27% 3,722 3,457 31% 27% 9% 15%
   Filipino 1,809 7% 893 916 12% 6% 3% 2%
   Pacific Islander 171 1% 77 94 1% 1% 0% 1%
   Hispanic 3,714 14% 1,590 2,124 17% 14% 14% 9%
Total Minority 14,134 52% 6,869 7,265 67% 52% 30% 29%
   White 7,963 30% 3,263 4,700 20% 29% 53% 41%
   Foreign National 1,587 6% 712 875 2% 6% 1% 17%
   Other 3,253 12% 1,537 1,716 11% 13% 16% 12%
Class Level
HC1 FTEs3
Class Level # % Total # % Total AUL4
  Freshmen 4,065 15.1% 3,632 18.0% 13.4
   Sophomores 2,181 8.1% 1,828 9.0% 12.5
   Juniors 5,730 21.3% 4,416 21.8% 11.5
   Seniors 8,756 32.5% 6,563 32.5% 11.2
  2nd/Post Bac 682 2.5% 393 1.9% 8.6
Total Undergrad 21,414 79.5% 16,831 83.2% 11.7
   Credential 1,231 4.6% 762 3.8% 9.2
   Graduates 4,292 15.9% 2,628 13.0% 7.3
Age
Age Undergrad Credential Graduate
19 under 18% 0% 0%
20-24 47% 17% 10%
25-29 20% 28% 36%
30-34 7% 15% 21%
35-59 8% 39% 33%
60 over 0% 1% 1%
Average 24.6 34.2 33.2


5 Most Popular Undergrad Majors
Undergrad Majors Rank % Total
Computer Science 1 8.2%
Business Admin/Mgmt Information 2 7.5%
Computer Engineering 3 5.6%
Art 4 5.5%
Electrical Engineering 5 4.4%
5 Most Popular Graduate Majors
Graduate Majors Rank % Total
Library and Information Sciences 1 7.8%
Business Aministration 2 7.7%
Education/Administration and Sup 3 7.7%
Electrical Engineering 4 6.3%
Social Work 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 21,414 6% 12% 13% 68% 11.8 11.7 14,588 65% 3%
Credential 1,231 17% 29% 20% 34% 10.4 9.2 658 53% 0%
Graduate 4,292 24% 39% 19% 18% 8.2 7.2 1,584 31% 6%
Total University 26,937 9% 17% 15% 58% 10.6 10.9 16,830 59% 3%

 

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