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 43 undergraduate major programs, 41 undergraduate minor programs, 15 master's programs, one doctoral program, and seven 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 2016)
  HC FTES
Undergraduate 8,620 7,355
Graduates/Postbaccalaureate 1,142 886
Master's 653 511
Credential 431 342
All Other Postbaccalaureates 22 11
Doctorate 36 22
TOTAL 9,762 8,241
Degrees Awarded
(Fall 2017)
Bachelor's 2.006
Master's 314
Doctorate 14
TOTAL 2,334
Applications & Admissions (Fall 2017)
Applied 13,656
Admitted 9,654
Enrolled 3,040
Most Popular Bachelor Degree Programs (Fall 2016)
BS Business Administration 1,457 (16.9%)
BA Psychology 951 (11%)
BA/BS Biological Sciences 735 (8.5%)
BA Criminal Justice 664 (7.7%)
BA Liberal Studies 650 (7.5%)
Work Force (Fall 2017)
Instructional Faculty 632
Staff 567
TOTAL 1,199
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 2017)
20.8:1
Graduation Rate for Full-Time First-Time Freshmen (Fall 2010 cohort graduating within 6 years)
57%
4-Year Average Student-Right-To-Know Graduation Rate for Full-Time First-Time Freshmen (Fall 2007-2010 cohorts graduating within 6 years)
55%
One-Year Retention Rate for Full-Time First-Time Freshmen (Fall 2015 Cohort)
85%
Most Popular Graduate Degree Programs (Fall 2016)
MA Education 237 (34%)
MSW Social Work 150 (22%)
MBA Business Administration 72 (10%)
MPA Public Administration 60 (9%)
EDD Educational Leadership 54 (8%)
Headcount by Race/Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaskan Native 33 (0.3%)
Asian 973 (10%)
Black or African American 218 (2%)
Hispanic or Latino 4,840 (50%)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 48 (0.5%)
Nonresident Alien 320 (3%)
Unknown 549 (6%)
Two or more races 384 (4%)
White 2,397 (25%)
Gender (Fall 2017)
Women 6,646
Men 3,357
Average Age
First-Time Freshmen 18
Undergraduate 23
Graduate/Postbaccalaureate 31
Overall 24