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 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
(2015-16)
Bachelor's 1,829
Master's 296
Doctorate 17
TOTAL 2,142
First-Time Freshmen Applications & Admissions (Fall 2016)
Applied 7,618
Admitted 5,663
Enrolled 1,389
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 2016)
Instructional Faculty 642
Staff 486
TOTAL 1,128
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)
20:1
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
Women 6,422 (66%)
Men 3,340 (34%)
Average Age
First-Time Freshmen 18
Undergraduate 23
Graduate/Postbaccalaureate 31
Overall 24