California State University-Chico

Chico, California

Overview

AddressFirst and Normal Sts
School Websitewww.csuchico.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

California State University-Chico is a large public, 4-year college based in Chico, California that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 23,964 students applied to California State University-Chico. Of those students, 15,639 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in California State University-Chico was $5,742, in addition to fees of $1,866. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend California State University-Chico.

California State University-Chico has a 66% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The California State University-Chico acceptance rate is 65%. To put this into perspective, 15,639 of the 23,964 students who applied to California State University-Chico in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in California State University-Chico is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into California State University-Chico had an SAT score between the range of 1,000 and 1,190. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for California State University-Chico was between 18 and 24 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to California State University-Chico as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At California State University-Chico, the tuition for in-state residents is $5,742. Combined with fees of $1,866, room and board costs of $12,550, other expenses of $2,548 and the $1,918 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,624.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $19,488 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in California State University-Chico to $36,504 for out-of-state students.

Students at California State University-Chico are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at California State University-Chico was $5,165 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 44%.

California State University-Chico Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio24:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to California State University-Chico.

California State University-Chico has a good gender split, with 53% of undergraduates being female and 47% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are California residents; in fact, 98% of all students reside in California. However, 1% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at California State University-Chico is 24:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from California State University-Chico to thrive in your studies.

What's more, 16,001 students enrolled full-time.

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