Chadron State College: Narrative Description
CHADRON STATE COLLEGE B-3
1000 Main St.
Chadron, NE 69337
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.csc.edu/
State-supported, comprehensive, coed. Part of Nebraska State College System. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1911. Setting: 281-acre small town campus. Endowment: $6.3 million. Research spending 2003-04: $147,715. Educational spending 2003-04: $3565 per student. Total enrollment: 2,569. Faculty: 116 (94 full-time, 22 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. 18% from top 10% of their high school class, 39% from top quarter, 68% from top half. Full-time: 1,777 students, 56% women, 44% men. Part-time: 453 students, 65% women, 35% men. Students come from 36 states and territories, 5 other countries, 22% from out-of-state, 2% Native American, 2% Hispanic, 1% black, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 1% international, 15% 25 or older, 65% live on campus, 7% transferred in. Retention: 78% of full-time freshmen returned the following year. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: education; business/marketing; protective services/public administration. Core. Calendar: semesters. Services for LD students, advanced placement, self-designed majors, honors program, independent study, distance learning, double major, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads. Off campus study. Study abroad program.
Open admission. Options: electronic application, early admission. Required: high school transcript, health forms. Placement: ACT required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.
Costs Per Year:
Application fee: $15. Area resident tuition: $95 per credit part-time. State resident tuition: $2850 full-time, $95 per credit part-time. Nonresident tuition: $5700 full-time, $190 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $645 full-time, $34.45 per credit part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and location. College room and board: $3986. College room only: $1850. Room and board charges vary according to board plan and housing facility.
Orientation program. Drama-theater group, choral group, student-run newspaper, radio station. Major annual events: Spring Days, Homecoming. Student services: health clinic, personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 1,200 college housing spaces available; 774 were occupied in 2003-04. Freshmen guaranteed college housing. On-campus residence required in freshman year. Options: coed, men-only, women-only housing available. Reta King Library with 593,140 books, 381,890 microform titles, 619 serials, 5,596 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. Operations spending 2003-04: $662,266. 75 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from student residence rooms and from off campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.
Chadron, located in northwestern Nebraska, is near the Nebraska National Forest where hunting is popular as well as trout fishing. Chadron is also a short drive from snow skiing, water skiing, and the Black Hills of South Dakota. The community facilities include a public library, hospital, churches, and numerous civic organizations.
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