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 86%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 26.0%
Five-year graduation rate 56.4%
Six-year graduation rate 65.5%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 3.0%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 16,710
Endowment Assets $55,868,875
Minority-Serving Institution Hispanic-Serving
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website https://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/Pages/csu-costs.aspx
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 29%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.30
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 495 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 550)
Median SAT Math 495 (25th - 75th percentile = 440 - 550)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 21.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 19 - 24)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 65.2%
In-State Tuition and Fees $7,040
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $18,200
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,846
Average Net Price After Grants $14,185
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $5,308
Median earnings 10 years after entry $48,100
Median debt of completers $16,750
Federal Loan Default Rate 4.8%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 44.0%
% Underrepresented Minority 34.5%
% Black 2.5%
% Latino 31.4%
% Native American 0.6%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.2%
% Asian 5.6%
% White 43.4%
% Two or More Races 5.4%
% Other 10.9%
% Noresident Aliens 3.6%
% Female 52.8%
% Male 47.2%
% Age 25 and Over 12.5%
% Part-time 7.4%