|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||25:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,261 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
California State University-Chico is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 23,591 applications and 15,393 students were granted admission. California State University-Chico is at the #63 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 43% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 88% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||880 to 1100|
|ACT||19 to 24|
California State University-Chico charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,632 and in-state students paid $5,472.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 77% of California State University-Chico's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,842 (which is 9.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at California State University-Chico in 2016-2017, was 1,375, which is 52% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,966 (which is 6.3% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, California State University-Chico has enrolled a total of 17,557 students (16,005 students full-time and 1,552 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 17,557 students, 1,468 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and 16,471 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,086 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 406 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Two or more races: 5%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at California State University-Chico.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||7%||70|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||7%||69||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||7%||64|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||5%||49|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||5%||48|
|Visual And Performing Arts||5%||45|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||4%||36|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of California State University-Chico full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of California State University-Chico graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,800. Last year, out of the total 4,320 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,974 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,396 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,956 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|