University description (as per official university website)
San José State University was originally established as the California State Normal School. SJSU sits on more than 150 acres of land in San Jose, California. San José State University is organized into the following schools and colleges:
* College of Applied Sciences & Arts
* College of Business
* College of Education
* College of Humanities & the Arts
* College of Science
* College of Social Sciences
* School of Art & Design
* School of Journalism & Mass Communications
* School of Library & Information Science
* School of Music & Dance
* School of Nursing
* School of Social Work
* The Charles W. Davidson College of Engineering
San José State University has officially recognized more than 35 Greek letter organizations as a part of the university’s Greek Association.
San José State is conveniently located on 154 acres in downtown San José, midway between San Francisco and the Monterey/Carmel area at the sunny southern end of San Francisco Bay, and is easily accessible from area freeways.
Facts and History
From its beginnings as a normal school that trained teachers for the developing frontier, SJSU has matured into a metropolitan university offering more than 134 bachelor's and master's degrees with 110 concentrations.
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SJSU is one of 23 campuses in the California State University system and is led by President Jon Whitmore.