University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park, San Diego, CA 92110-2492
University of San Diego (aka USD or San Diego University) is a non-profit, private higher education institution located in San Diego, California. The school is affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church.

Programs offered at USD include bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in over 35 subject areas and 64 specialties. The school has been accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities and has specialized accreditation from the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy - Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.

This institution offers dual credit and study abroad programs. Advanced Placement courses from high school can be applied as credit students have access to on-campus day care.


General Information

Main Phone: (619) 260 -4600 Website: www.sandiego.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 556
School Type: Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Medium (5,000 - 10,000 students) Undergraduates: 5,505
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 2,832
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 48%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 55


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
Recommendations
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 560 650
SAT Math 570 670
ACT Composite 26 30
ACT English 25 31
ACT Math 25 28

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 13,867
Accepted 6,590
Acceptance Rate 48%
Enrolled 1,143

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 97% Full-time 3% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 59% Full-time 41% Part-time
Student Gender 43% Men 57% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

56% White 0% American Indian/Alaska Native
3% Black or African American 5% Multiracial
16% Hispanic/Latino 8% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 12% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 41% $ 7,169
Local Grant 17% $3,899
Institutional Grant 72% $ 18,184
Student Loans 48% $ 7,038

Majors & Degrees


Natural Resources and Conservation

Natural Resources Conservation and Research

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Environmental Studies - - 9 - -

Ethnic, Cultural and Group Studies

Ethnic, Minority, Gender, and Group Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Ethnic Studies - - 2 - -

Architecture and Related Services

Architectural History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Architectural History and Criticism - - 1 - -

Communication and Journalism

Communication and Media Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Communication - - 124 - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer Science

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer Science - - 3 - -

Education

Curriculum and Instruction

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Curriculum and Instruction - - - 31 6

Educational Administration and Supervision

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Higher Education Higher Education Administration - - - 10 -
Educational Leadership and Administration - - - 20 11
Educational Administration and Supervision - - - 23 11

Student Counseling

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Student Counseling and Personnel Services - - - 30 -

Special Education and Teaching

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Special Education and Teaching - - - 21 -

Educational Administration and Supervision

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Higher Education Higher Education Administration - - - 10 -
Educational Leadership and Administration - - - 20 11
Educational Administration and Supervision - - - 23 11

Teacher Education and Professional Development Specific Subject Areas

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Teacher Education and Professional Development ? Specific Subject Areas - - - 5 -

Curriculum and Instruction

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Curriculum and Instruction - - - 31 6

Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mechanical Engineering - - 16 - -

Industrial Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Industrial Engineering - - 16 - -

Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Electrical and Electronics Engineering - - 15 - -

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Spanish Language and Literature - - 19 - -
French Language and Literature - - 2 - -

Legal Professions and Studies

Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Advanced Legal Research Studies - - - 5 -
Tax Law Taxation - - - 39 -
Comparative Law - - - 21 -
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law - - - 2 -
International Law and Legal Studies - - - 4 -

Law

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Law - - - - 322

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - - 45 - -

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Liberal Arts and Sciences Liberal Studies - - 21 - -
Humanities Humanistic Studies - - 12 - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography - - 13 2 -

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biochemistry - - 14 - -

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biology Biological Sciences - - 51 - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 4 - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, and Population Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography - - 13 2 -

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biochemistry - - 14 - -

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biology Biological Sciences - - 51 - -

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Philosophy

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Philosophy - - 15 - -

Religion Religious Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Religion Religious Studies - - 6 - -

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution - - - 18 -

Theology and Religious Vocations

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Pastoral Studies Counseling - - - 4 -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 69 - -

Physical Sciences

Physics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Physics - - 1 - -

Chemistry

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Chemistry - - 8 - -

Social Sciences

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 42 - -

Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Economics - - 18 - -

International Relations and National Security Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Relations and Affairs - - 54 8 -

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 58 - -

Anthropology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Anthropology - - 8 - -

International Relations and National Security Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Relations and Affairs - - 54 8 -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Marriage and Family Therapy Counseling - - - 22 -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 27 7 -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Real Estate

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Real Estate - - 7 22 -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management - - - 20 -
Business Administration and Management - - 175 20 -
Business Administration, Management and Operations - - 175 74 -
Business Administration and Management - - 175 79 -

Business Managerial Economics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Managerial Economics - - 15 - -

Finance and Financial Management Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Finance - - 92 - -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 116 14 -

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management - - - 20 -
Business Administration and Management - - 175 20 -
Business Administration, Management and Operations - - 175 74 -
Business Administration and Management - - 175 79 -

Marketing

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Marketing Marketing Management - - 73 - -

International Business

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Business Trade Commerce - - 9 28 -

Taxation

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Taxation - - - 8 -

International Business

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
International Business Trade Commerce - - 9 28 -

Real Estate

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Real Estate - - 7 22 -

Accounting and Related Services

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Accounting - - 116 14 -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 27 7 -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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