|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||350 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Chicago State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,571 applications and 1,488 students were granted admission. Chicago State University is at the #56 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, 62% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 4% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||860 to 1280|
|ACT||16 to 20|
Chicago State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $14,016 and in-state students paid $7,056.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Chicago State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 80% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,291 (which is 19.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Chicago State University in 2016-2017, was 158, which is 98% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,057 (which is 4.6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Chicago State University has enrolled a total of 3,578 students (2,238 students full-time and 1,340 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,578 students, 209 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 34% men and 66% women and 2,352 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,226 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 13 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 66%
Non-resident alien: 9%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Two or more races: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Chicago State University.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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||17%||492|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||8%||228|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||8%||215|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||7%||192|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||90|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||88|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||3%||72|
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 Chicago State University 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 Chicago State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,000. Last year, out of the total 1,557 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,386 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,682 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,430 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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