Chadron State College

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Chadron State College is located in
Chadron, Nebraska. It is a college in a
small town with around 2,300
undergraduate students. It is a
residential campus that offers both
Bachelor's and Master's degrees,
including a number of online programs.

Admissions Information

Chadron State College does have open
enrollment, but there are some programs
that have a selective admission policy.
As you apply, you will need to pay a fee
of $15.00 whether you apply online or
via mail.

College Majors

  • Range Science/Management
  • Art
  • Drama/Theater Arts
  • Music
  • Biology
  • Accounting
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Finance/Banking
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Science
  • Office Management
  • Information Sciences/Systems
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Business Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Drama/Dance Teacher Education
  • Elementary Education
  • English Teacher Education
  • Family/Consumer Sciences
  • History Teacher Education
  • Junior High Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Physical Education
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Technology/Industrial Arts Education
  • Trade/Industrial Education
  • English Language & Literature
  • Speech/Rhetorical Studies
  • Family/Consumer Sciences 
  • Spanish
  • Medicinal/Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • History
  • Law & Legal Studies
  • Prelaw
  • Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics
  • Parks, Recreation & Fitness
  • Chemistry
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology

Undergraduate Programs

The majors listed above are included in
the following categories:

  • Bachelor of Applied Sciences
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Education

Graduate Programs

Graduate students can pursue these
advanced degrees:

  • Master of Arts in Education
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Education
  • Master of Science in Organizational
    Management

Rankings

In January of 2012, Chadron State
College was ranked number five among
colleges that offer an online education.
Several areas of school metrics are
taken into consideration before these
rankings are chosen. The examiners look
at the tuition cost, accreditation,
reviews done by students, average
retention rates, and rate of loan
repayment.

Online Degree Programs

Chadron offers a broad range of online
courses that will benefit you if you are
unable to go to school the traditional
way. Online degree programs at the
college include the following:

  • Applied Sciences and Technical
    Occupations
  • Business
  • Counseling
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Library Information management
  • Mathematics
  • Organizational Management
  • Psychology

Accreditation

Chadron State College is an accredited
institution through the Higher Learning
Commission (North Central Association).
Specific accrediting organizations
include NCATE, the Association of
Business Schools and Programs, The
Council on Social Work Education, and
the National Association of Music
Merchants.

Schools and Departments

Chadron State College offers several
schools and departments with a broad
range of options that will fit the
interests of the average individual or
the above average scholar.

  • School of Business,
    Entrepreneurship, Applied and
    Mathematical Sciences and Sciences
  • Department of Applied Sciences
  • Department of Business
  • Department of Mathematical Sciences
  • Department of Physical and Life
    Sciences
  • School of Education, Human
    Performance, Counseling, Psychology,
    and Social Work
  • Department of Counseling, Psychology
    and Social Work
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Health, Physical
    Education and Recreation
  • School of Liberal Arts
  • Department of Communication &
    Social Sciences
  • Department of English &
    Humanities
  • Department of Justice Studies
  • Department of Music
  • Department of Visual and Performing
    Arts
  • Graduate Studies

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial aid at Chadron State College
includes applying for federal aid from
the government. This is something that
every student should do before looking
into loans or other options.
Scholarships are also an option to
consider, both directly from Chadron and
through other organizations. Chadron
State College offers scholarships for
incoming freshmen, transfer scholarships
such as the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship,
and numerous others. For current
students there are also many options to
consider including: Bank of the West
Endowment, Ed Bieganski Develop Your
Potential Endowment, and the Elizabeth
and Bertha Braddock Memorial. There are
many more options as well. Look into all
of them carefully, so that you can get
the help that you need to get through
school.

Library System

At the Chadron State College Library,
you can take advantage of a variety of
resources that will help you as you
study and research for your classes. The
library offers the Ebsco catalog, book
databases, article databases, and
more.  At the same time, you will
be able to take advantage of the coffee
shop it provides where you can take some
time away from the books and enjoy your
favorite beverage. The newly renovated
facility should provide you with exactly
what you need to get back to your
studies.

Athletics

Chadron State College offers a broad
range of sports through its athletic
department. Whether you would like to
compete in intramural sports or
intercollegiate, there are several
options available. On the
intercollegiate level, the Chadron
Eagles are in the Rocky Mountain
Athletic Conference as well as the NCAA
Division II. Basketball, track and
field, wrestling, cross country, golf,
and softball are some of the areas in
which students can compete in
intercollegiate sports.

Student Housing

Coming on campus as a new student can
be difficult. By choosing to live in the
residence halls, you will more quickly
become acclimated to the new life
experience. Chadron offers comfortable
rooms where you can either stay with or
without a roommate. You will be close to
everything that you need, so that you
can spend as much time as you need
studying while still getting your
necessary breaks.

General Information

Admission Office

1000 Main Street

Chadron, NE 69337

(308) 432-6263

(800) 242-3766

Fax: (308) 432-6229



Contact: Tena Cook

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1000 Main Street

Chadron, NE 69337-2690

(308) 432-6000

www.csc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,300

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,050

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor's
Master's

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee:
Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Online application fee: $15
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not
reported

Open admission, but with selective
admission to some programs

College Majors

Agriculture & Related
Sciences

Range
Science/Management B

Arts, Visual & Performing
Art –
General B
Drama/Theater
Arts B
Music –
General B

Biological & Biomedical
Sciences

Biology
B

Business, Management, &
Marketing

Accounting
B
Business
Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking
B
Management
Information Systems B
Management
Science B
Office
Management B

Computer & Information
Sciences

Information
Sciences/Systems B

Education
Art
Teacher Education B
Biology
Teacher Education B
Business
Teacher Education B
Chemistry
Teacher Education B
Drama/Dance
Teacher Education B
Elementary
Education B
English
Teacher Education B
Family/Consumer
Sciences – Education B
History
Teacher Education B
Junior
High Education B
Mathematics
Education B
Music
Teacher Education B
Physical
Education B
Physics
Teacher Education B
Science
Teacher Education B
Secondary
Education B
Social
Science Teacher Education B
Spanish
Language Teacher Education B
Technology/Industrial
Arts Education B
Trade/Industrial
Education B

English Language &
Literature

English
Language & Literature –
General B
Speech/Rhetorical
Studies B

Family & Consumer Sciences
Family/Consumer
Sciences – General B

Foreign Language &
Literature

Spanish
B

Health Professions &
Clinical Sciences

Medicinal/Pharmaceutical
Chemistry B

History
History
– General B

Law & Legal Studies
Law
& Legal Studies – General B
Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences
Liberal
Arts & Sciences B

Library Science
Library
Science B

Mathematics
Mathematics
– General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness
Parks,
Recreation & Fitness – General
B

Physical Sciences
Chemistry
B

Psychology
Psychology
– General B

Public Administration &
Services

Social
Work B

Social Sciences
Social
Sciences – General B
Sociology
B

Degree levels for each major are
designated by the following
letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor's degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy
of information on this page. All
information is subject to change.
You should confirm all information
with a college admissions officer.

Chadron State College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(308) 432-6000
Website:www.csc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.csc.edu/apply/now/
Address:1000 Main St, Chadron, NE 69337-2690
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,977
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):33%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:812 (27% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,510
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,540
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,953

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Chadron State College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Chadron State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education205
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Library Science1
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total4012

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Chadron State College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Education13
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Library Science1
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies21
Psychology11
Grand total88

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Chadron State College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,510
Out-of-state$6,540
Books and supplies$1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,803
Out-of-state$8,403

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid39395%
Grant or scholarship aid34884%$5,953
Student loan aid22554%$4,760

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,59768%$5,626
Federal student loans1,25053%$5,656

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Chadron State College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Chadron State College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Chadron State College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,977
Undergraduate enrollment2,334
Graduate enrollment643

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Chadron State College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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