The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • UW has more expensive tuition & fees ($20,827) than San Jose State ($19,732).
  • It is harder to admit to San Jose State than UW.
  • UW has a higher submitted SAT score (1,140) than San Jose State (1,125).
  • UW has higher submitted ACT score (25) than San Jose State (23).
  • San Jose State has more students with 36,208 students while UW has 11,829 students.
  • San Jose State has more full-time faculties with 884 faculties while UW has 719 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Wyoming and San Jose State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UWSan Jose State
UWvs.San Jose State
Laramie, WyomingLocationSan Jose, California
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
In-State$6,277
Out-Of-State$20,827
Tuition & Fees
In-State$7,852
Out-Of-State$19,732
76% ($8,139)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)60% ($8,729)
$8,139Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,729
96.82 %Acceptance Rates66.88 %
40.68 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)21.04 %
1,140SAT Score1,125
25ACT Score23
59 %Graduation Rate66 %
24 %Transfer-out Rate4 %
80 %Retention Rate86 %
11,829Student Population36,208
719Number of Faculties884
14 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio25 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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