California State University-Chico

Chico, CA
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California State University-Chico Review

Chico, CA, First and Normal Sts
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups A-
A-
Excellent

California State University-Chico is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 17,220 students and offering 107 degrees in Chico, CA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at California State University-Chico.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
873 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
44
10
Asian Studies/civilization
12
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
10
History
56
7
Humanities/humanistic Studies
10
International Relations and Affairs
27
Latin American Studies
13
Linguistics
0
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
0
3
Philosophy
9
Political Science
61
10
Psychology
235
25
Public Administration
16
18
Religion/religious Studies
7
Social Sciences
57
5
Social Work
52
76
Sociology
110
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
740 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Teacher Education
4
Art Studies
28
0
Communication Sciences and Disorders
70
23
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
79
Education
47
Educational/instructional Technology
0
0
English Language and Literature
70
14
Foreign Language Teacher Education
10
French Language and Literature
6
German Language and Literature
8
Health and Physical Education/fitness
61
17
Liberal Arts
151
Mathematics Teacher Education
5
4
Rhetoric and Composition
0
Spanish Language and Literature
34
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
106
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
636 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
573
22
Economics
41
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Healthcare
401 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dietetics/dietitian
70
4
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
0
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences
101
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
117
Registered Nurse
105
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Engineering
302 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
1
Civil Engineering
62
Computer Engineering
10
7
Construction Engineering Technology/technician
46
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
25
Engineering
28
Engineering/industrial Management
16
Engineering-Related Fields
24
Environmental Science
29
4
Industrial Technology/technician
1
Mechanical Engineering
49
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Mathematics and Science
175 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
9
Biological and Physical Sciences
0
Biology
41
7
Botany
1
Chemistry
10
Geography
14
0
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
0
7
Geology/earth Science
13
Mathematics
28
Microbiology
19
Natural Sciences
16
Physics
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Agriculture
161 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agricultural Business Operations
51
Agricultural Business and Management
0
Agriculture
58
0
Animal Sciences
52
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Communication and Media
160 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Design and Visual Communications
104
Journalism
56
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
144 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
9
Fine Arts
16
4
Game and Interactive Media Design
53
Music
55
0
Musical Theatre
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Legal and Law
131 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
131
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Computer Technology
129 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Graphics
0
Computer Science
28
11
Information Technology
90
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Hospitality
124 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
123
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at California State University-Chico.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Liberal Arts
Registered Nurse
Social Sciences
Sociology
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
nursing, Class of 2014

Prep for a nursing license

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 1994

Hands on experience, equipment operations, new and up to date technology used

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 1999

Nut much of anything besides the alumni newsletter.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1989

I don't know, it has been many years ago since I graduated.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 1994

Mixed culture but everyone seemed to work together and excepted each other for who you are.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 1999

Social diverse and accepting of different cultures.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
History, Class of 1989

Come on, that was 25 years ago and not a valid question for my situation.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
liberal studies, Class of 1975

Yup they have all those

Rated January 2016
Alumni
liberal arts, Class of 2006

I lived at home with my family, husband and kids so I can not comment.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 1994

Computer labs up to date, classrooms adequate for the class sizes

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 6 Reviews
Alumni
nursing, Class of 2014

I started a Brazilian Jim Mitsubishi club

Rated January 2016
Alumni
liberal arts, Class of 2006

I was in my 40' s so can not say.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 1994

The agriculture department and school farm

Rated January 2016
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