Students

Enrollment - Fall 1997

By Undergraduate/Graduate:

Level Number Percent
Undergraduate 20,723 76.8
Graduate 6,259 23.2
Total 26,982  

By Gender

Gender   Number Percent
Men   10,826 40.1
Women   16,156 59.5

By Ethnicity (Undergraduate)

Ethnicity Under-graduate Undergrad +
Graduate
Under-graduate
Percent
Total
Percent
African American 1,391 1,712 8.1 7.1
American Indian 157 215 0.9 1.0
Asian American 4,953 5,700 28.0 25.8
Chicano, Mexican American 1,178 1,396 6.9 6.3
Filipino 1,785 1,396 10.4 8.7
Other Hispanic/Latino 1,288 1,545 7.5 7.0
Pacific Islander 120 143 0.7 0.6
White Non-Latino 5,519 8,496 32.1 38.4
All Other 783 998 4.6 4.5
Total number of undergraduate students of color 11,655 17,174    
Total number of students reporting ethnicity 13,638 22,134    
 
 
 

Where SF State Students Come From

California

25,226

93.5

Other States

317

1.2

Visa Students

1,439

5.3

 

Average Age

Years

Undergraduate

24

Graduate

33

All Students

26

 

Top 10 Undergraduate Majors

1. Business Administration

2. Psychology

3. Liberal Studies

4. Biology

5. English

6. Cinema

7. Radio & Television

8. Computer Science

9. Physical Education

10. Art

 

Student Fees - Fall 1997

Resident fees

Up to 6.0 units

$658/semester

More than 6.0 units

$991/semester

Nonresident Fees

$246 per unit, in addition to local fees

 

Financial Aid - Fall 1997

Percent

Students receiving financial aid

51

Financial aid students receiving grants or scholarships

62

Financial aid students receiving loans

67

 

Degrees Conferred 1996-97

College

Number

Percent

Behavioral and Social Sciences

950

18.8

Business

1,136

22.5

Creative Arts

657

13

Education

292

5.8

Ethnic Studies

18

0.4

Health and Human Services

672

13.3

Humanities

599

11.8

Interdisciplinary Studies

272

5.4

Science and Engineering

462

9.1

Total (graduate and undergraduate)

5,058