San Diego State University

San Diego, CA
4-year
Large
Urban
37th
Best value Bachelor's Degree in California

Questions and Answers

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22 days ago
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Academic details

1110-1310
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
22-28
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
27 to 1
Selectivity
Selective (35% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

34% White
30% Hispanic
13% Asian
6% Multiracial
4% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer91k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)70k
Marketing Manager70k
Mechanical Engineer69k
Data Analyst59k
Financial Analyst57k
Account Manager56k
Based on 29,911 student responses
56.1kAvg. Early Career Pay
104.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
52%in High-Meaning careers
16%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$8,006
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,967
Average Pell Grant
$5,152
Average Federal Loans

$6,677
Average Institutional Grant
$9,875
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$19,390 / year
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