Chicago State University

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About Chicago State University

According to Wikipedia, Chicago State University is a Predominantly Black, public university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1867 as the Cook County Normal School, it was an innovative teachers college. Eventually the Chicago Public Schools assumed control of the school and it became Chicago Teachers College . Northeastern Illinois University began as a branch campus of CTC. In 1951, the State of Illinois began funding the college, and assumed control in 1965, transforming it into a comprehensive state college. In 1967, it became Chicago State University. CSU is a member of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Chicago State University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
4,15146%16%95117

How Much Does Chicago State University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$7,488$3,716

How Much Do Chicago State University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Chicago State University, then you can expect to earn an average of $38,200 per year. You also have a 86% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Chicago State University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
2,0851,604481

Where is Chicago State University?

Chicago State University is located at 9501 S. King Drive, Chicago IL 60628-1598

How Safe is Chicago State University?

Chicago State University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Chicago State University Known For?

Chicago State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Chicago State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Chicago State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Chicago State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Literature, and Communications. Here are some of Chicago State University's most famous alumni:

Kara Taylor
A Clinical assistant professor.
Lyle T Wallace
A Researcher.
Tyvette Hilliard
A Research Assistant Professor at the University of Notre Dame.
Howard B. Brookins Sr.
An American politician.
Emil Jones III
An American politician.
Marlow H. Colvin
An American politician.
Marie H. Suthers
A Politician.
Nicholas Smith
A Member of the Illinois House of Representatives.
Sharon G. Markette
A Politician.
Hideko Inoue
Hideko Inoue
A Japanese educator.
Eugenia S. Chapman
A Former State Representative, Illinois House of Representatives.
Monique D. Davis
An American politician.