About San Diego State University
The mission of San Diego State University shall be to provide well-balanced, high quality education for undergraduate and graduate students and to contribute to knowledge and the solution of problems through excellence and distinction in teaching, research, and service. The university shall impart an appreciation and broad understanding of human experience throughout the world and the ages. This education shall extend to
- Diverse cultural legacies,
- Accomplishments in many areas, such as the arts and technology,
- The advancement of human thought, including philosophy and science,
- The development of economic, political, and social institutions, and the physical and biological evolution of humans and their environment.
The university shall accomplish this through its many and diverse departments and interdisciplinary programs in the creative and performing arts, the humanities, the natural and mathematical sciences, and the social and behavioral sciences.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015