Chicago State University

General Information

Website www.csu.edu
Address 9501 S. King Drive
City Chicago
State IL
Zip 60628-1598
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 54%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 2.5%
Five-year graduation rate 11.7%
Six-year graduation rate 19.2%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 50.0%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Masters Large
Size: Number of Undergraduates 3,912
Endowment Assets $5,072,313
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Athletic Conference Western Athletic Conference
Accrediting Agency North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Net Price Calculator Website www.csu.edu/financialaid/netpricecalculator.htm
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 45%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.05
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 470 (25th - 75th percentile = 430 - 510)
Median SAT Math 490 (25th - 75th percentile = 450 - 530)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 18.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 17 - 20)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 28.6%
In-State Tuition and Fees $9,032
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $15,424
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,202
Average Net Price After Grants $10,610
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,980
Median earnings 10 years after entry $34,200
Median debt of completers $27,499
Federal Loan Default Rate 13.4%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 84.5%
% Underrepresented Minority 82.8%
% Black 76.4%
% Latino 6.3%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 0.9%
% White 2.6%
% Two or More Races 0.0%
% Other 13.7%
% Noresident Aliens 0.0%
% Female 70.5%
% Male 29.5%
% Age 25 and Over 49.6%
% Part-time 34.3%