California State University-Chico

General Information

Website www.csuchico.edu
Address First and Normal Sts
City Chico
State CA
Zip 95929-0150
Locale City: Small

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 84%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 25.7%
Five-year graduation rate 60.2%
Six-year graduation rate 68.5%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 3.6%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 16,471
Endowment Assets $49,342,282
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
Net Price Calculator Website https://secure.csumentor.edu/FinAid/pais/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 30%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen -
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 495 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 550)
Median SAT Math 505 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 560)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 21.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 19 - 24)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 63.4%
In-State Tuition and Fees $7,022
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $18,182
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,496
Average Net Price After Grants $13,645
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $5,469
Median earnings 10 years after entry $45,600
Median debt of completers $17,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 5.4%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 46.2%
% Underrepresented Minority 32.3%
% Black 2.4%
% Latino 29.3%
% Native American 0.6%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.2%
% Asian 5.9%
% White 45.4%
% Two or More Races 5.1%
% Other 11.2%
% Noresident Aliens 3.9%
% Female 52.7%
% Male 47.3%
% Age 25 and Over 12.6%
% Part-time 7.4%