School Overview

California State University-Chico is a Public, 4 years college located in Chico, California. California State University-Chico ranked 50th in California Colleges and 15th in Federal Region IX.
It has a total enrollment of 16,746 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. California State University-Chico's acceptance rate is 85.00% last year (undergraduate school).
California State University-Chico is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.
Contact Information
AddressFirst and Normal Sts, Chico, CA 95929-0150
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of California State University-Chico is 85.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 11.00%. The application fees are $55 for undergraduate programs and $55 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate85.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)11.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$55
Graduate Application Fees$55

Tuition & Fees

California State University-Chico's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,864 for California residents and $19,744 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $9,298 for California residents and $18,802 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,864$19,744
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,298$18,802
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 16,746 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 15,669 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. California State University-Chico has 15,747 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 999 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students16,746
Undergraduate Students15,747
Graduate Students999
Online Enrollment15,669

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs111 Programs
Number of online programs6 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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