Overview

Student Population
3,101
Chicago State University overview
Location Chicago, Illinois
Online csu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Chicago State University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Chicago, Illinois, Chicago State University is a small four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,396 prospective students applied, and 1,087 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 140 enrolled in the school.  1,942 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,159 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,056 plus fees of $3,196. CSU is ranked 1380 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
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SAT 920/1150
ACT 16/20
Applications Accepted
77.9% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Illinois Resident Tuition
$7,056
In State Costs for Chicago State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$3,196
Room and Board $8,724
Budget for Other Expenses$3,900
Total One Year Cost$24,676
Out of State Tuition
$14,016
Out of State Costs for Chicago State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,800
Other Fees$3,196
Room and Board $8,724
Budget for Other Expenses$3,900
Total One Year Cost$31,636

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
21% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Chicago State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 31%
Business 13%
Psychology 13%
Health Professions 9%
Education 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=144005 IPEDS survey data for Chicago State University.