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Explore international student trends at California State University - Chico to discover how Chico State stacks up to the competition when it comes to serving students from outside the United States.

Overall, Chico State is among the top schools for students from outside the United States. They are ranked 74th out of 1,148 in our Overall Best Value U.S. Colleges & Universities for International Students.

The presence of international students on campus means a greater diversity of options, perspectives and knowledge to add to the diversity of thought on campus. As the economy becomes more global in scope, interaction with students from all different countries becomes an important part of higher education.

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,037,354 international students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this diverse international pool, Chico State was home to approximately 775 international students.

College Factual ranks Chico State as 254th out of a total 1,293 colleges and universities for popularity with international students.

International Popularity: (254th out of 1,293)

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At least 34 countries are represented on the Chico State campus. The countries with the largest on-campus communities are Saudi Arabia, Japan, and China. |

California State University - Chico reports having a total of 775 international students on campus, 631 of whom are undergraduates. This is out of a total of 17,220 students, 16,127 of whom are undergraduates.

Chico State suggests that international students make up about 4.5% of the student body. |

Use the map below to explore the popularity of California State University - Chico on a country by country basis.

Over the last five years the total international population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 2.8%. India is the largest contributor to this growth, with an estimated total of 108 students. |

The chart below shows how the total number of international students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (682 students)

2012: (729 students)

2013: (731 students)

2014: (807 students)

2015: (858 students)

2016: (775 students)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 395th out of 1,174 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to international students.

International Quality: (395th out of 1,174)

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CollegeFactual has also ranked the quality of the education at Chico State on a country by country basis. Chico State ranks the best for are for students from Japan, Saudi Arabia, and South Korea.

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 74th out of a total 1,148 colleges and universities for providing value to international students.

International Value: (74th out of 1,148)

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CollegeFactual has also ranked the value of the education at Chico State on a country by country basis. Chico State's best value is for students from Japan, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait.

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The most popular degrees at Chico State with international students are Basic Developmental & Remedial Education, Business Administration & Management, and Computer Science.

Basic Developmental & Remedial Education: (185 students)

Business Administration & Management: (127 students)

Computer Science: (66 students)

Electronics Engineering Technology: (54 students)

Mechanical Engineering: (44 students)

Electrical Engineering: (33 students)

Civil Engineering: (27 students)

Computer Information Systems: (19 students)

Robotics Engineering: (15 students)

Construction Management: (15 students)

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The map below (and the following country names) can be used to select a specific country and drill into California State University - Chico information specific to that country.

Country | Popularity Ranking | Quality Ranking | Value Ranking |
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Bangladesh | 296 | N/A | N/A |

Brazil | 187 | 206 | 58 |

Canada | 589 | 356 | 108 |

China | 302 | 375 | 100 |

Colombia | 478 | N/A | N/A |

Ecuador | 291 | N/A | N/A |

France | 512 | N/A | N/A |

Germany | 159 | 191 | 45 |

Ghana | 397 | N/A | N/A |

Hong Kong | 341 | N/A | N/A |

India | 243 | 301 | 75 |

Iran | 350 | N/A | N/A |

Italy | 353 | N/A | N/A |

Japan | 28 | 151 | 24 |

Jordan | 275 | N/A | N/A |

Kuwait | 34 | 95 | 13 |

Malaysia | 214 | N/A | N/A |

Mexico | 123 | 176 | 38 |

Mongolia | 21 | 36 | 10 |

Nigeria | 534 | N/A | N/A |

Norway | 231 | N/A | N/A |

Oman | 84 | N/A | N/A |

Pakistan | 419 | N/A | N/A |

Russia | 408 | N/A | N/A |

Saudi Arabia | 97 | 200 | 38 |

Singapore | 250 | N/A | N/A |

South Korea | 179 | 259 | 62 |

Spain | 277 | N/A | N/A |

Sri Lanka | 102 | 123 | 58 |

Taiwan | 167 | 201 | 44 |

Thailand | 284 | N/A | N/A |

United Arab Emirates | 28 | 66 | 10 |

United Kingdom | 488 | N/A | N/A |

Vietnam | 379 | 291 | 85 |

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 67,439 Saudi Arabian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 67,439, Chico State was home to approximately 179 Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Popularity: (97th out of 719)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 97th out of a total 719 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabian students could account for as much as 1.0% of the entire student body and as much as 23.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the past five years the total Saudi Arabian population of students on campus has shrunk. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Saudi Arabian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (275 students)

2012: (318 students)

2013: (309 students)

2014: (318 students)

2015: (260 students)

2016: (179 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 200th best out of 548 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Quality: (200th out of 548)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 38th out of a total 539 colleges and universities for providing value to Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Value: (38th out of 539)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 16,108 Japanese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 16,108, Chico State was home to approximately 112 Japanese students.

Japanese Popularity: (28th out of 796)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 28th out of a total 796 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Japan.

Japanese students could account for as much as 0.7% of the entire student body and as much as 14.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Japanese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 10.2%. Over the last five years the total Japanese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 13.2%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Japanese students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (62 students)

2012: (58 students)

2013: (66 students)

2014: (80 students)

2015: (101 students)

2016: (112 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 151st best out of 414 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Japanese students.

Japanese Quality: (151st out of 414)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 24th out of a total 407 colleges and universities for providing value to Japanese students.

Japanese Value: (24th out of 407)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 361,953 Chinese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 361,953, Chico State was home to approximately 109 Chinese students.

Chinese Popularity: (302nd out of 1,055)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 302nd out of a total 1,055 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from China.

Chinese students could account for as much as 0.6% of the entire student body and as much as 14.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

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The chart below shows how the total number of Chinese students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (164 students)

2012: (150 students)

2013: (134 students)

2014: (131 students)

2015: (110 students)

2016: (109 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 375th best out of 798 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Chinese students.

Chinese Quality: (375th out of 798)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 100th out of a total 786 colleges and universities for providing value to Chinese students.

Chinese Value: (100th out of 786)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 178,562 Indian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 178,562, Chico State was home to approximately 108 Indian students.

Indian Popularity: (243rd out of 950)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 243rd out of a total 950 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from India.

Indian students could account for as much as 0.6% of the entire student body and as much as 13.9% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Indian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 11.4%. Over the last five years the total Indian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 16.8%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Indian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (65 students)

2012: (52 students)

2013: (45 students)

2014: (87 students)

2015: (112 students)

2016: (108 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 301st best out of 618 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Indian students.

Indian Quality: (301st out of 618)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 75th out of a total 607 colleges and universities for providing value to Indian students.

Indian Value: (75th out of 607)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 11,668 Kuwaiti students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 11,668, Chico State was home to approximately 67 Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Popularity: (34th out of 313)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 34th out of a total 313 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Kuwait.

Kuwaiti students could account for as much as 0.4% of the entire student body and as much as 8.6% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Kuwaiti population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 10.9%. Over the last five years the total Kuwaiti population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 16.4%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Kuwaiti students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (34 students)

2012: (34 students)

2013: (42 students)

2014: (42 students)

2015: (62 students)

2016: (67 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 95th best out of 175 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Quality: (95th out of 175)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 13rd out of a total 173 colleges and universities for providing value to Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Value: (13rd out of 173)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 59,750 South Korean students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 59,750, Chico State was home to approximately 58 South Korean students.

South Korean Popularity: (179th out of 941)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 179th out of a total 941 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from South Korea.

South Korean students could account for as much as 0.3% of the entire student body and as much as 7.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total South Korean population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 8.1%. Over the last five years the total South Korean population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 16.1%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of South Korean students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (35 students)

2012: (63 students)

2013: (78 students)

2014: (78 students)

2015: (79 students)

2016: (58 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 259th best out of 567 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to South Korean students.

South Korean Quality: (259th out of 567)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 62nd out of a total 558 colleges and universities for providing value to South Korean students.

South Korean Value: (62nd out of 558)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 2,711 Emirati students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 2,711, Chico State was home to approximately 21 Emirati students.

Emirati Popularity: (28th out of 231)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 28th out of a total 231 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from United Arab Emirates.

Emirati students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 2.7% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Emirati population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 5.5%. Over the last five years the total Emirati population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 7.8%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Emirati students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (18 students)

2012: (15 students)

2013: (11 students)

2014: (14 students)

2015: (23 students)

2016: (21 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 66th best out of 102 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Emirati students.

Emirati Quality: (66th out of 102)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 10th out of a total 100 colleges and universities for providing value to Emirati students.

Emirati Value: (10th out of 100)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 20,112 Taiwanese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 20,112, Chico State was home to approximately 19 Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Popularity: (167th out of 653)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 167th out of a total 653 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Taiwan.

Taiwanese students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 2.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Taiwanese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 10.7%. Over the last five years the total Taiwanese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 21.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Taiwanese students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (8 students)

2012: (9 students)

2013: (9 students)

2014: (8 students)

2015: (15 students)

2016: (19 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 201st best out of 341 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Quality: (201st out of 341)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 44th out of a total 333 colleges and universities for providing value to Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Value: (44th out of 333)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 11,679 Mexican students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 11,679, Chico State was home to approximately 17 Mexican students.

Mexican Popularity: (123rd out of 752)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 123rd out of a total 752 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Mexico.

Mexican students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 2.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Mexican population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 16.9%. Over the last five years the total Mexican population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 105.3%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Mexican students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (2 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (8 students)

2015: (8 students)

2016: (17 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 176th best out of 278 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Mexican students.

Mexican Quality: (176th out of 278)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 38th out of a total 274 colleges and universities for providing value to Mexican students.

Mexican Value: (38th out of 274)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 9,554 Brazilian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 9,554, Chico State was home to approximately 10 Brazilian students.

Brazilian Popularity: (187th out of 867)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 187th out of a total 867 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Brazil.

Brazilian students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 1.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Brazilian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 10.4%. Over the last five years the total Brazilian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 17.2%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Brazilian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (5 students)

2012: (6 students)

2013: (7 students)

2014: (7 students)

2015: (11 students)

2016: (10 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 206th best out of 419 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Brazilian students.

Brazilian Quality: (206th out of 419)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 58th out of a total 408 colleges and universities for providing value to Brazilian students.

Brazilian Value: (58th out of 408)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 757 Mongolian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 757, Chico State was home to approximately 10 Mongolian students.

Mongolian Popularity: (21st out of 285)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 21st out of a total 285 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Mongolia.

Mongolian students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 1.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Mongolian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 22.2%. Over the last five years the total Mongolian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 401.4%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Mongolian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (18 students)

2016: (10 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 36th best out of 61 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Mongolian students.

Mongolian Quality: (36th out of 61)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 10th out of a total 60 colleges and universities for providing value to Mongolian students.

Mongolian Value: (10th out of 60)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 7,344 German students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 7,344, Chico State was home to approximately 8 German students.

German Popularity: (159th out of 823)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 159th out of a total 823 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Germany.

German students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 1.0% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total German population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 16.3%. Over the last five years the total German population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 70.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of German students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (2 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (8 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 191st best out of 324 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to German students.

German Quality: (191st out of 324)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 45th out of a total 322 colleges and universities for providing value to German students.

German Value: (45th out of 322)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 2,758 Sri Lankan students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 2,758, Chico State was home to approximately 6 Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Popularity: (102nd out of 416)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 102nd out of a total 416 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Sri Lanka.

Sri Lankan students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.8% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the past five years the total Sri Lankan population of students on campus has shrunk. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Sri Lankan students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (6 students)

2012: (6 students)

2013: (5 students)

2014: (5 students)

2015: (5 students)

2016: (6 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 123rd best out of 154 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Quality: (123rd out of 154)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 58th out of a total 154 colleges and universities for providing value to Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Value: (58th out of 154)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 14,312 Vietnamese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 14,312, Chico State was home to approximately 6 Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Popularity: (379th out of 835)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 379th out of a total 835 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Vietnam.

Vietnamese students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.8% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Vietnamese population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 19.6%. Over the last five years the total Vietnamese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 59.5%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Vietnamese students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (1 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (7 students)

2016: (6 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 291st best out of 450 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Quality: (291st out of 450)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 85th out of a total 442 colleges and universities for providing value to Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Value: (85th out of 442)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 28,520 Canadian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 28,520, Chico State was home to approximately 4 Canadian students.

Canadian Popularity: (589th out of 1,043)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 589th out of a total 1,043 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Canada.

Canadian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Canadian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 22.2%. Over the last five years the total Canadian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 48.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Canadian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (0 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (5 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (6 students)

2016: (4 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 356th best out of 612 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Canadian students.

Canadian Quality: (356th out of 612)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 108th out of a total 603 colleges and universities for providing value to Canadian students.

Canadian Value: (108th out of 603)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 7,066 Malaysian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 7,066, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Malaysian students.

Malaysian Popularity: (214th out of 528)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 214th out of a total 528 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Malaysia.

Malaysian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.4% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Malaysian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 2.8%. Over the last five years the total Malaysian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 8.3%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Malaysian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (2 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (3 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 4,800 Spanish students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,800, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Spanish students.

Spanish Popularity: (277th out of 729)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 277th out of a total 729 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Spain.

Spanish students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.4% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Spanish population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 16.5%. Over the last five years the total Spanish population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 66.7%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Spanish students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

2011: (2 students)

2012: (0 students)

2013: (0 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (3 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 9,258 British students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 9,258, Chico State was home to approximately 3 British students.

British Popularity: (488th out of 937)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 488th out of a total 937 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from United Kingdom.

British students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.4% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total British population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 19.2%. Over the last five years the total British population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 100.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of British students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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2012: (0 students)

2013: (0 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 5,236 Thai students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 5,236, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Thai students.

Thai Popularity: (284th out of 570)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 284th out of a total 570 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Thailand.

Thai students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Thai population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 20.0%. Over the last five years the total Thai population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 50.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Thai students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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2012: (0 students)

2013: (0 students)

2014: (0 students)

2015: (1 students)

2016: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 6,464 Bangladeshi students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 6,464, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Bangladeshi students.

Bangladeshi Popularity: (296th out of 528)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 296th out of a total 528 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Bangladesh.

Bangladeshi students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Bangladeshi population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 20.0%. Over the last five years the total Bangladeshi population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 50.0%. |

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 10,887 Nigerian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,887, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Nigerian students.

Nigerian Popularity: (534th out of 836)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 534th out of a total 836 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Nigeria.

Nigerian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Nigerian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 18.5%. Over the last five years the total Nigerian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 25.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Nigerian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 3,032 Omani students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,032, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Omani students.

Omani Popularity: (84th out of 154)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 84th out of a total 154 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Oman.

Omani students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Omani population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Omani population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Omani students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 5,815 Colombian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 5,815, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Colombian students.

Colombian Popularity: (478th out of 697)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 478th out of a total 697 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Colombia.

Colombian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Colombian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 3.0%. Over the last five years the total Colombian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Colombian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,662 Ecuadorian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,662, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Ecuadorian students.

Ecuadorian Popularity: (291st out of 475)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 291st out of a total 475 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Ecuador.

Ecuadorian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Ecuadorian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Ecuadorian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Ecuadorian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,431 Norwegian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,431, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Norwegian students.

Norwegian Popularity: (231st out of 400)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 231st out of a total 400 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Norway.

Norwegian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Norwegian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Norwegian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Norwegian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 1,489 Jordanian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 1,489, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Jordanian students.

Jordanian Popularity: (275th out of 430)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 275th out of a total 430 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Jordan.

Jordanian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Jordanian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 6.0%. Over the last five years the total Jordanian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of -100.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Jordanian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 4,785 Pakistani students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,785, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Pakistani students.

Pakistani Popularity: (419th out of 569)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 419th out of a total 569 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Pakistan.

Pakistani students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Pakistani population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Pakistani population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Pakistani students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 3,940 Russian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,940, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Russian students.

Russian Popularity: (408th out of 616)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 408th out of a total 616 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Russia.

Russian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Russian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total Russian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Russian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 4,039 Italian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,039, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Italian students.

Italian Popularity: (353rd out of 537)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 353rd out of a total 537 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Italy.

Italian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Italian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Italian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Italian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 4,312 Singaporean students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,312, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Singaporean students.

Singaporean Popularity: (250th out of 388)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 250th out of a total 388 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Singapore.

Singaporean students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Singaporean population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Singaporean population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Singaporean students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 12,523 Iranian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 12,523, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Iranian students.

Iranian Popularity: (350th out of 461)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 350th out of a total 461 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Iran.

Iranian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Iranian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Iranian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Iranian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 5,836 Hong Kongese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 5,836, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Hong Kongese students.

Hong Kongese Popularity: (341st out of 493)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 341st out of a total 493 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Hong Kong.

Hong Kongese students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the past five years the total Hong Kongese population of students on campus has shrunk. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Hong Kongese students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 2,161 Ghanaian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 2,161, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Ghanaian students.

Ghanaian Popularity: (397th out of 574)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 397th out of a total 574 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Ghana.

Ghanaian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total Ghanaian population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 25.0%. Over the last five years the total Ghanaian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of Ghanaian students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2016 as many as 6,635 French students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 6,635, Chico State was home to approximately 1 French students.

French Popularity: (512nd out of 717)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 512nd out of a total 717 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from France.

French students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.1% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last five years the total French population of students on campus has grown at a rate of 23.0%. Over the last five years the total French population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

The chart below shows how the total number of French students at Chico State has grown over the past five years.

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The fact that California State University - Chico has a medium sized community of international students is positive. It is likely the school has invested in International Student Services as well as clubs, groups, and associations.

California State University - Chico costs approximately USD 35,006 for international students to attend. College Factual ranks the value of this school for international students as 74th out of 1,148

Learn more about out-of-state tuition at California State University - Chico.

### How many international students are at Chico State?

There are approximately 775 international students at Chico State; they make up 4.5% of all total students.

### How much does it cost for an international student to attend Chico State?

Out-of-state tuition at Chico State is USD 18,200 per year. This does not include room and board or additional student fees that may add to your costs. Go to the Chico State tuition & fees page for more information, and contact the school for details.

### Is there financial help available for international students?

Contact the school to see what kind of scholarships, grants, financial aid or loans may be available to you as an international student.

### Can I work on campus?

Some schools set aside on-campus jobs for international students to help them defray costs. Check in early to apply to these jobs as they may go quickly.

### Are there international student associations on campus?

Contact the school to see what kind of student services, associations, clubs, and groups are open to you as an international student.