Public 4 Year

Chadron State College

Chadron, Nebraska

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Chadron State College overview
Location Chadron, Nebraska
Online csc.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Chadron State College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Chadron State College, established in 1911, is a public institution nestled in the Nebraska Panhandle, approximately 100 miles from Rapid City, South Dakota. Occupying a 281-acre campus, the college is characterized by its rural setting and the neo-gothic architecture of its historic buildings. Offering a range of undergraduate and graduate programs, this institution is recognized particularly for disciplines in education, business, and rangeland management. The college maintains a moderately selective admissions process. Chadron State provides on-campus housing options, including residence halls and family apartments, to accommodate its student body. While Chadron State fields a variety of NCAA Division II athletic teams, known as the Eagles, it is not primarily recognized for athletic achievements on a national scale.

Chadron State College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  1,601 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 659 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $5,692 plus fees of $2,142.


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Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Chadron State College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$2,142
Room and Board $8,568
Budget for Other Expenses$4,658
Total One Year Cost$22,260

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$40,900 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

46% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Chadron State College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 30%
Business 19%
Biology 9%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 8%
General Studies 6%

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