Chicago State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Chicago, Illinois Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$11,366

Avg in-state tuition

$18,734

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Chicago State University

Chicago State University is a small public university located on an urban campus in Chicago, Illinois. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,039, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 63%. The university offers 33 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 17%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,366, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $18,734.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

63% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 63%

Retention Rate 52%

Graduation Rate 17%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 873-1030

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-19

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

69%

Female Student Population

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

69%

Unknown

10%

Hispanic

9%

White

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

Information not available

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

88% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

88%

State Grant Aid

61%

Institution Grant Aid

44%

Pell Grant

88%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,161
State Grant Aid $3,906
Institution Grant Aid $12,047
Pell Grant Aid $5,898

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships