College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs San Francisco State University
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $5,472 $16,632
Required fees $1,004 $1,004
Room & board (on campus) $13,434 $13,434
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $4,738 $4,738
Total $24,648 $35,808
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $8,299 (72% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $5,520 (42% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 49%
Average indebtedness at graduation $17,358
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress San Francisco State University
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 82%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 90%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: San Francisco State University
Total students 30,256
Total undergraduates 26,906
Average age of undergraduates 22
Women 15,168 (56%)
Men 11,738 (44%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life San Francisco State University
Students per faculty 22 to 1
Women faculty 51%
Faculty of color 35%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 83%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 45%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information San Francisco State University
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
San Francisco State University

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.