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Students

Number Percent
Enrollment - Fall 1997
Undergraduate 20,723 76.8
Graduate 6,259 23.2
Total 26,982 100.0
 
By Gender
Men 10,826 40.1
Women 16,156 59.5
Undergraduate Total
By Ethnicity
African American 1,391 8.1 1,712 7.7
American Indian 157 0.9 215 1.0
Asian American 4,953 28.0 5,700 25.8
Chicano, Mexican American 1,178 6.9 1,396 6.3
Filipino 1,785 10.4 1,929 8.7
Other Hispanic/Latino 1,288 7.5 1,545 7.0
Pacific Islanders 120 0.7 143 0.6
White Non-Latino 5,519 32.1 8,496 38.4
Other 783 4.6 998 4.5
Total number of undergraduate students of color 11,655 17,174
Total number of students reporting ethnicity 13,638 22,134
Average Age
Undergraduate students 24
Graduate students 33
All students 26
 
Where SFSU Students Come From
California 25,226 93.5
Nonresidents
Other states 317 1.2
Visa students 1,439 5.3
 
Top 10 Undergraduate Majors
Business Administration
Psychology
Liberal Studies
Biology
English
Cinema
Radio & T.V.
Computer Science
Physical Education
Art
 
Student Fees - Fall 1997
Resident fees
Up to 6.0 units $658/semester
More than 6.0 $991/semester
Nonresident tuition
$246 per unit, in addition to local fees
 
Financial Aid - Fall 1997
Students receiving financial aid 51%
Percentage of financial aid students receiving grants or scholarships 62%
Percentage of financial aid students receiving loans 67%
 
Degrees Conferred 1996-97
College Number Percent
Business 1,136 22.5
Behavioral and Social Sciences 950 18.8
Humanities 599 11.8
Creative Arts 657 13
Education 292 5.8
Science and Engineering 462 9.1
Health and Human Services 672 13.3
Ethnic Studies 18 0.4
Interdisciplinary Studies 272 5.4
Total (graduate and undergraduate) 5,058 100.0



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Information on this page was compiled in fall 1997.


 
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