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San Francisco State University

San Francisco State University

1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 338-1111

Founded in 1899, San Francisco State University is a public, 4-year, research institution. SFSU, which is near the center of the city, is in San Francisco, CA. It is the 15th biggest institution in the state of California. It offers subjects including project management and liberal arts. San Francisco State offers 78 bachelors level degrees, 58 degrees at the masters level, and two degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 29,718 students pursued degrees from the 92 programs at SFSU. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits SF State. It is one of 28 research universities in California.

Admission

In 2010, 28,263 students applied for admission to SF State. It admitted 71% of applicants or 20,349 students. Two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 28,263 students applied for admission to SF State. It admitted 71% of applicants or 20,349 students. Two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 72%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 75%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 68%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 29,718 students were enrolled at SF State.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 29,718 students were enrolled at SF State.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 12184
  • Total Enrolled Female: 17534
  • Undergraduate Male: 10571
  • Undergraduate Female: 14599
  • Graduate Male: 1637
  • Graduate Female: 2911

Faculty Demographics

It has 1,475 instructors. Close to 54% of instructors are full-time and approximately 45% of faculty are part-time. More than half of the instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

It has 1,475 instructors. Close to 54% of instructors are full-time and approximately 45% of faculty are part-time. More than half of the instructors are female.

  • Male: 691
  • Female: 784
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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