General Information About San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus
The mission of San Diego State University shall be to provide well-balanced, high quality education for undergraduate and graduate students and to contribute to knowledge and the solution of problems through excellence and distinction in teaching, research, and service. The university shall impart an appreciation and broad understanding of human experience throughout the world and the ages. This education shall extend to 1. Diverse cultural legacies, 2. Accomplishments in many areas, such as the arts and technology, 3. The advancement of human thought, including philosophy and science, 4. The development of economic, political, and social institutions, and 5. The physical and biological evolution of humans and their environment. The university shall accomplish this through its many and diverse departments and interdisciplinary programs in the creative and performing arts, the humanities, the natural and mathematical sciences, and the social and behavioral sciences. Through the President's Shared Vision, students, parents, faculty, staff, administrators, and the community have identified the following five challenges: * 1.1 To extend and enhance the university's deep and abiding commitment to academic excellence expressed through superior teaching, research, creative activity, and public service; * 1.2 To nurture a learning-centered university that supports the growth and development of the whole person; * 1.3 To create a community proud of its diversity and committed to furthering social justice on and off campus; * 1.4 To promote the growth, development, and wise use of our human and fiscal resources; and * 1.5 To create a global university.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Town: Fringe
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 50,100 Percent Admitted 31% Men Admitted 30% Women Admitted 32% Full Time Retention Rate 98%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 390 510 Math 380 480
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 16 19 English 13 20 Math 16 21
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 1,136 Native American 2 Asian 10 African American 6 Hispanic 951 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 531 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 92