Graduate Programs Overview

Chicago State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Chicago, Illinois. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $9,566 for Illinois residents and $15,056 for other students in average.

It offers forty graduate programs: 26 Master's, 4 Doctorate, 10 Post-Bachelor's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 288 students have been conferred Master's degree and 85 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameChicago State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, IL
Graduate School Students937 students
77 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$9,566
Student to Faculty7:1 (14.29%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 40 Graduate Programs
26 Master's, 10 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Chicago State University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Illinois residents, the tuition & fees are $9,566 and $15,056 for non-Illinois residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $325 for Illinois residents and $630 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$325$630
Books & Supplies$1,800
Room & Board$8,724 (On-Campus) / $8,724 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,451 (On-Campus) / $4,451 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$24,541$30,031
Off-Campus Total$24,541$30,031
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Chicago State University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 40 major areas - 25 Master's (3 online programs), 2 Doctorate , 9 Post-Bachelor'(4 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
English Language And Literature
Library Science
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer And Information Sciences
Library Science
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer And Information Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 2,964 students enrolled in Chicago State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 937 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 340 male and 597 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 523 full-time and 414 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 77 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 143 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students340
Women Students597
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students523
Part-time Students414
By race/ethnicity 142 White, 545 Black, and 79 Asian students are attending at Chicago State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
5 students are younger than 22 and 298 students are older than 65. The school has 394 students aged between 22 and 30 and 240 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under5
40 & Over298
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Chicago State University, 77 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 143 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment937
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses77
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses143
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses717
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses77
Illinois Resident73
Other State In U.S.3
Outside of U.S.1

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