Diego State is the largest university in San Diego and the
third largest in California.
As a Doctoral/Research University-Intensive, it is among
the top seven percent of U.S. higher education institutions.
San Diego State ranks among the top 100 public universities
in the country in research expenditures. Its undergraduate
International Business Program is also rated the nationís
top study abroad program by the Institute for International
San Diego State Universityís annual impact on the San Diego
region is enormous.
Annual spending related to San Diego State University in
the San Diego region ($887 million) generates a total impact
of nearly $2 billion on the regional economy. This impact
sustains nearly 25,000 jobs in the region, and generates
nearly $96 million per year in tax revenue. Even greater—nearly
$3 billion of the earnings by alumni from San Diego State
University are attributable to their CSU degrees.
Diego State University improves Californiaís economy with
research, education, and an entrepreneurial spirit.
San Diego State University is home to the nationís only
undergraduate, triple-degree international business programs
(CaMexUS with Canada and Mexico, and TransAmerica with Mexico