Fast Facts

The purpose of the fast facts is to provide a "snapshot" of institutional data including information about the University history, census-date student enrollments and demographics, degrees awarded, educational programs, and faculty and staff population.

Academic Programs

Stanislaus State is comprised of four colleges offering 42 undergraduate major programs, 17 undergraduate minor programs, 23 master's programs, one doctoral program, and seven teaching credential programs. Students are encouraged to take courses to give them a broad understanding of the liberal arts and sciences in their first two years so they can make an informed choice of specialization.

Headcount and Full-Time Equivalent Students Enrollment (Fall 2015)
  HC FTES
Undergraduate 8,099 6,897
Graduates/Postbaccalaureate 1,183 879
Master's 692 512
Credential 394 318
All Other Postbaccalaureates 48 21
Doctorate 49 28
TOTAL 9,282 7,776
Degrees Awarded
(2014-15)
Bachelor's 1,591
Master's 363
Doctorate 13
TOTAL 1,967
First-Time Freshmen Applications & Admissions (Fall 2015)
Applied 7,080
Admitted 5,001
Enrolled 1,270
Most Popular Bachelor Degree Programs (Fall 2015)
BS Business Administration 1,526 (19%)
 BA Psychology 860 (11%)
BA/BS Biological Sciences 706 (9%)
BS Nursing (Pre-Nursing & Nursing) 691 (9%)
BA Criminal Justice 639 (8%)

Note. Nursing students account for 204 enrollments; Pre-Nursing account for 487 enrollments.

Work Force (Fall 2015)
Instructional Faculty 534
Staff 533
TOTAL 1,067
Acreage
Main campus 228
Stockton Center 102
Institutional Finances
Market value of total endowment (June 2015) Over $12.68 million
Student-to-Faculty Ratio (Fall 2015)
22:1
Graduation Rate for Full-Time First-Time Freshmen (Fall 2009 cohort graduating within 6 years)
55%
4-Year Average Student-Right-To-Know Graduation Rate for Full-Time First-Time Freshmen (Fall 2006-2009 cohorts graduating within 6 years)
53%
One-Year Retention Rate for Full-Time First-Time Freshmen (Fall 2014 Cohort)
82%
Most Popular Graduate Degree Programs (Fall 2015)
MA Education 296 (40%)
MSW Social Work 139 (19%)
MBA Business Administration 72 (9%)
MPA Public Administration 56 (8%)
EDD Educational Leadership 49 (7%)
Headcount by Race/Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaskan Native 34 (0.4%)
Asian 951 (10%)
Black or African American 219 (2%)
Hispanic or Latino 4,438 (48%)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 50 (0.5%)
Nonresident Alien 288 (3%)
Unknown 549 (6%)
Two or more races 345 (4%)
White 2,408 (26%)
Gender
Women 6,038 (65%)
Men 3,244 (35%)
Average Age
First-Time Freshmen 18
Undergraduate 23
Graduate/Postbaccalaureate 32
Overall 24