School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Chicago State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, IL 60628-1598
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Chicago State University is 47.47% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 7.37%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate47.47 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)7.37 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

CSU's 2023 tuition & fees is $11,204 for Illinois residents and $12,018 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 7.27% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($11,204).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $10,338 for Illinois residents and $16,041 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 5.41% compared to the last year's rate.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,204$12,018
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,338$16,041
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,366 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 322 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CSU has 1,502 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 864 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,366
Undergraduate Students1,502
Graduate Students864
Online Enrollment322

Degree Information and Campus Life

CSU offers 72 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 4 out of the 72 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by CSU
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs72 Programs
Number of online programs4 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification