California State University-Chico

Acceptance Rate 85.47 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $19,852
Student Population 15,702
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,914
Graduation Rate 65 %

Academic Overview

California State University-Chico Campus, Chico, CA
California State University-Chico is a public, four-years institute located in Chico, California. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $7,971 for California residents and $19,852 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,406 for California residents and $18,910 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 15,702 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 85.47% and the graduation rate is 65% last year.
The salary after graduation from California State University-Chico varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $55,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Chico State's tuition & fees is $7,971 for California residents and $19,852 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $9,406 for in-state students and $18,910 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Chico State. The acceptance rate of Chico State is 85.47% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 11.29%. The average graduation rate is 65% and the transfer-out rate is 5%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,914 and 62% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 15,702 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for California State University-Chico is 85.47 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for California State University-Chico is 65 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for California State University-Chico is 5 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for California State University-Chico is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for California State University-Chico is 15,702
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for California State University-Chico is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,914 at California State University-Chico.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressFirst and Normal Sts, Chico, CA 95929-0150
Online Applicationhttps://www2.calstate.edu/apply
Financial Aidwww.csuchico.edu/fa/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www2.calstate.edu/attend/paying-for-college/Pages/csu-costs.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.csuchico.edu/va/
Disability Servicewww.csuchico.edu/dss/

Offered Degrees

Chico State offers 116 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree810
Master's Degree351

Special Learning Opportunities

California State University-Chico offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,323)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,881)

Veterans Benefits

California State University-Chico has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges