Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Analytics at SJSU

 

 


Quick Facts

- Spring 2002

Total Enrollment: 27,234 Students
(77% Undergraduate) and 91% California Residence

New Students
Residence Area2 Total
University
First-time
Freshman
New
Undergrad
Transfer
New
Credential
First-time
Graduate
Santa Clara County 53% 38% 58% 71% 50%
West/South Bay Area 11% 12% 10% 14% 9%
East Bay Area 14% 6% 12% 9% 12%
Northern Bay Area 6% 9% 4% 2% 4%
Southern CA 3% 8% 3% 0% 1%
Other CA Counties 4% 9% 3% 3% 2%
US 1% 0% 1% 0% 1%
Foreign 8% 17% 8% 1% 21%

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) 27,234 100% 12,531 14,703 65 1,318 277 1,039
   American Indian 138 1% 52 86 0% 0% 1% 0%
   African American 1,086 4% 530 556 12% 4% 3% 1%
   Asian 7,374 27% 3,838 3,536 12% 26% 14% 24%
   Filipino 1,934 7% 965 969 8% 6% 2% 2%
   Pacific Islander 149 1% 73 76 0% 1% 0% 0%
   Hispanic 3,804 14% 1,629 2,175 17% 13% 8% 6%
Total Minority 14,485 53% 7,087 7,398 49% 50% 29% 33%
   White 7,167 26% 2,903 4,264 17% 23% 52% 22%
   Foreign National 2,082 8% 893 1,189 17% 9% 3% 35%
   Other 3,500 13% 1,648 1,852 17% 19% 17% 10%
Class Level
HC1 FTEs3
Class Level # % Total # % Total AUL4
  Freshmen 3,845 14% 3,342 16% 13.0
   Sophomores 2,625 10% 2,257 11% 12.9
   Juniors 5,345 20% 4,264 21% 12.0
   Seniors 8,628 32% 6,487 32% 11.3
  2nd/Post Bac 604 2% 369 2% 9.2
Total Undergrad 21,047 77% 16,719 82% 11.9
   Credential 1,346 5% 775 4% 8.6
   Graduates 4,841 18% 2,978 15% 7.4
Age
Age Undergrad Credential Graduate
19 under 11% 0% 0%
20-24 54% 12% 8%
25-29 21% 29% 36%
30-34 7% 15% 23%
35-59 8% 42% 32%
60 over 0% 2% 1%
Average 24.9 35.7 33.5


5 Most Popular Undergrad Majors
Undergrad Majors Rank % Total
Computer Science 1 8.2%
Art 2 6.6%
Computer Engineering 3 5.8%
Business Administration/Marketing 4 4.6%
Business Administration/Manage 5 4.3%
5 Most Popular Graduate Majors
Graduate Majors Rank % Total
Library and Information Sciences 1 9.5%
Engineering 2 9.3%
Electrical Engineering 3 6.7%
Business Administration/General 4 6.3%
Education/Administration and Sup 5 6.3%
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 21,047 7% 11% 13% 69% 11.9 12.0 14,557 66% 3%
Credential 1,346 23% 30% 15% 32% 8.6 9.5 629 46% 1%
Graduate 4,841 24% 37% 21% 18% 7.3 7.8 1,881 32% 7%
Total University 27,234 10% 17% 14% 58% 11.0 10.4 17,067 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