In general, California State University-Chico is a fairly selective selective school. The school receives approximately 25,900 applications every year from prospective students. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 73 percent which is equal about 19,000 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. However, when the term begins, only about 2,640 or 14% of the candidates who obtained acceptance letter from California State University-Chico choose to attend. The ratio of the students who submitted their applications is 43% and 56% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 56% were typically women chose California State University-Chico after receiving the acceptance letter and 43% were men. Prospective students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to California State University-Chico when applying. Most often, an ACT score between 18 - 24 or an SAT score between 990 - 1,190 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. California State University-Chico’s undergraduate application fee is $70. To apply to California State University-Chico, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
25,908
Male 11,265
Female 14,643

 

Acceptance
18,822
Male 7,547
Female 11,275

 

Enrollment Total
2,635
Male 1,148
Female 1,486


Acceptance Rate
72.7%
Male
67%
Female
77%

 

Yield
14%
Male
15.2%
Female
13.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$70


Graduate

$70



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record



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