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Location San Jose, CA
Setting Large City
Students 35,400
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $5,742
Tuition (Out of State) $17,622
Room & Board $16,946
Avg Net Price $14,471
Avg Grant Aid $9,425
% Receiving Grant Aid 68%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 63.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.31
Admissions Standards Challenging
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range 18/27
SAT Range 1020/1260
Application Deadline Feb 10, 2022


Graduation Rate 46%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $59,900
Making Student Loan Payments 73%
Median Student Loan Debt $15,000
Median Loan Payment $155
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard