Established in 1897, San Diego State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of San Diego (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), California. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Calexico. Officially accredited/recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, San Diego State University (SDSU) is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. San Diego State University (SDSU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 119 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this US higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. SDSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.