Offered Degrees and Major Programs

California State University-Chico offers 111 programs through Bachelor's and Master's. By degree types, it offers 76 Bachelor's, 35 Master's programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 5 programs are available through Bachelor's and Master's. By degree types, it offers 3 Bachelor's, 2 Master's program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 4,455 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from California State University-Chico.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Bachelor's7634,130
Master's352325
Total11154,455

Best Programs

BachelorMaster
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$93,500
Computer Science$69,500
Civil Engineering$64,900
Engineering (other)$64,500
Mechanical Engineering$61,700
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Communication Sciences and Disorders$64,900
Social Work$50,000
Business Administration and Management$48,400
Psychology$46,600
Health and Physical Education/Fitness$38,700

Popular Programs

Bachelor's

Major Programs by Offered Degree

Bachelor'sMaster's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 164 completers$44,600
Agricultural Business and Management0$44,600
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations90-
Animal Sciences74$26,400
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation 29 completers$26,400
Natural Resources/Conservation0$26,400
Environmental Science29-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies 14 completers$19,700
African Studies0$19,700
Asian Studies/Civilization3-
Latin American Studies4-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 193 completers$33,800
Speech Communication and Rhetoric116$33,800
Journalism77$28,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 141 completers$55,400
Computer and Information Sciences0$55,400
Information Technology91-
Computer Science50$69,500
Computer Graphics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 67 completers-
Education0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching67-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 217 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering57$64,900
Computer Engineering16-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering29-
Mechanical Engineering70$61,700
Engineering (other)45$64,500
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 143 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Industrial Technology/Technician0-
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician107-
Engineering/Industrial Management8$51,900
Engineering-Related Fields (other)28-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 24 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics0-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature0$29,700
Spanish Language and Literature23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 59 completers$19,200
English Language and Literature59$19,200
Rhetoric and Composition0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities (1 completers) 204 completers$22,300
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies195$22,300
Humanities/Humanistic Studies9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 123 completers$27,400
Biology/Biological Sciences88$27,400
Biochemistry11-
Microbiology24-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics And Statistics 31 completers-
Mathematics31-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 98 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences14-
Nutrition Sciences82-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 310 completers$35,300
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies104$35,300
Health and Physical Education/Fitness79$22,600
Kinesiology and Exercise Science127-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Philosophy And Religious Studies (2 completers) 8 completers-
Philosophy6-
Religion/Religious Studies2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 24 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry7-
Geology/Earth Science10-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)1-
Physics6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 272 completers$27,000
Psychology272$27,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 173 completers$29,700
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0$29,700
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies173-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 101 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration14-
Social Work87$26,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences (1 completers) 395 completers$30,200
Social Sciences58$30,200
Anthropology51$20,000
Economics29$40,300
Geography18-
International Relations and Affairs34$22,000
Political Science and Government69$29,100
Sociology136$27,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 261 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Design and Visual Communications97$21,800
Game and Interactive Media Design52-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts10-
Musical Theatre9-
Art/Art Studies25$25,800
Fine/Studio Arts19-
Music48$19,500
Music (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 163 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders53$24,600
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse110$93,500
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 650 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management650$45,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 48 completers-
History48$27,000
Total4,130
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture 0 completers-
Agricultural Business and Management0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation 2 completers-
Natural Resources/Conservation0-
Environmental Science2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture 0 completers-
Architecture0-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism 6 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 6 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (2 completers) 54 completers-
Education40-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Agricultural Teacher Education10-
Foreign Language Teacher Education4-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 14 completers-
Engineering0-
Computer Engineering14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature 9 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Botany/Plant Biology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 8 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences7-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 12 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies1-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness11$38,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 4 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 29 completers$46,600
Psychology29$46,600
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services 92 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration11-
Social Work81$50,000
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences 21 completers-
Social Sciences8-
Anthropology7-
Geography1-
Political Science and Government5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts 1 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art/Art Studies0-
Fine/Studio Arts1-
Music0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 26 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders0$64,900
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist25-
Dietetics/Dietitian0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 33 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management33$48,400
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 1 completers-
History1-
Total325