3,912
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,606
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
29
29%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Chicago State University is a Comprehensive institution located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 95th Street at King Drive, ADM 200
Chicago, IL  60628
United States
Contact Mr. John Martinez
Associate Director of Admissions
Email: jmarti21@csu.edu
Phone: 773-995-3578
Fax: 773-995-3820

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Bilingual And Multilingual Education Checkmark
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Technology/industrial Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Health Information/medical Records Administration Checkmark
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences Checkmark
Physical Therapy Checkmark
Public Health Education And Promotion Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Parks, Recreation And Leisure Facilities Management Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,517
Applied
1,653
Accepted
3,912
Enrolled
30%
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Female Admissions

3,508
Females Applied
1,084
Females Accepted
31%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,009
Males Applied
569
Males Accepted
28%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.03
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 19 17 20

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

8,820
In-state
17,326
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,082
Full-time student fees
8,724
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan Yes
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

11,606
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,457
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
19,198
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,343
Avg. Loan Aid
5,931
Avg. Grant Aid
7,724
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
40%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
0%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,912
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.59%
Black or African American 73.86%
White or Caucasian 2.48%
Asian 0.58%
Other 12.48%

Gender

Male (28.86%)
Female (71.14%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

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Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

366
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 269
Part-time - 97
Male - 177
Female - 189