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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 98th out of 1,204 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 2017 as many as 1,444,804 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 627 international students.

College Factual ranks Chico State as 258th out of a total 1,300 colleges and universities for popularity with international students.

International Popularity: (258th out of 1,300)

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At least 36 countries are represented on the Chico State campus. The countries with the largest on-campus communities are Saudi Arabia, India, and China. |

California State University - Chico reports having a total of 627 international students on campus, 582 of whom are undergraduates. This is out of a total of 17,875 students, 16,710 of whom are undergraduates.

Chico State suggests that international students make up about 3.5% of the student body. |

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Over the last several years the total international population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 3.0%. India is the largest contributor to this growth, with an estimated total of 100 students. |

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

2010: (574 students)

2011: (569 students)

2012: (630 students)

2013: (655 students)

2014: (819 students)

2015: (775 students)

2016: (691 students)

2017: (627 students)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 392nd out of 1,240 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to international students.

International Quality: (392nd out of 1,240)

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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 98th out of a total 1,204 colleges and universities for providing value to international students.

International Value: (98th out of 1,204)

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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 Business Administration & Management, Basic Developmental & Remedial Education, and Electronics Engineering Technology.

Business Administration & Management: (169 students)

Basic Developmental & Remedial Education: (88 students)

Electronics Engineering Technology: (65 students)

Computer Science: (55 students)

Mechanical Engineering: (33 students)

Computer Information Systems: (29 students)

Civil Engineering: (25 students)

Communication & Media Studies: (24 students)

Electrical Engineering: (21 students)

Construction Management: (13 students)

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Drill into the map below or use the following table to select a specific country and get detailed California State University - Chico information specific to that country.

Country | Popularity Ranking | Quality Ranking | Value Ranking |
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Bangladesh | 301 | N/A | N/A |

Brazil | 192 | 228 | 73 |

Canada | 597 | 386 | 124 |

China | 309 | 388 | 128 |

Colombia | 485 | N/A | N/A |

Ecuador | 293 | N/A | N/A |

Egypt | 459 | N/A | N/A |

Germany | 162 | 198 | 52 |

Ghana | 401 | N/A | N/A |

Hong Kong | 343 | N/A | N/A |

India | 246 | 299 | 99 |

Indonesia | 497 | N/A | N/A |

Italy | 363 | N/A | N/A |

Japan | 28 | 138 | 31 |

Jordan | 278 | N/A | N/A |

Kuwait | 34 | 104 | 23 |

Malaysia | 219 | N/A | N/A |

Mexico | 125 | 192 | 50 |

Mongolia | 22 | 37 | 11 |

Nepal | 646 | N/A | N/A |

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

Norway | 235 | N/A | N/A |

Oman | 87 | N/A | N/A |

Pakistan | 420 | N/A | N/A |

Russia | 419 | N/A | N/A |

Saudi Arabia | 97 | 201 | 55 |

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

South Korea | 182 | 271 | 76 |

Spain | 283 | N/A | N/A |

Sri Lanka | 102 | 134 | 60 |

Taiwan | 170 | 212 | 53 |

Thailand | 287 | N/A | N/A |

Turkey | 537 | N/A | N/A |

United Arab Emirates | 29 | 73 | 14 |

United Kingdom | 492 | N/A | N/A |

Vietnam | 383 | 316 | 119 |

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 69,919 Saudi Arabian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 69,919, Chico State was home to approximately 127 Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Popularity: (97th out of 730)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 97th out of a total 730 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabian students could account for as much as 0.7% of the entire student body and as much as 20.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the past several 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 several years.

2010: (199 students)

2011: (229 students)

2012: (275 students)

2013: (277 students)

2014: (323 students)

2015: (235 students)

2016: (160 students)

2017: (127 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 201st best out of 555 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Quality: (201st out of 555)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 55th out of a total 545 colleges and universities for providing value to Saudi Arabian students.

Saudi Arabian Value: (55th out of 545)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 244,430 Indian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 244,430, Chico State was home to approximately 100 Indian students.

Indian Popularity: (246th out of 958)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 246th out of a total 958 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 15.9% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Indian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 9.5%. |

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

2010: (77 students)

2011: (54 students)

2012: (45 students)

2013: (41 students)

2014: (88 students)

2015: (101 students)

2016: (96 students)

2017: (100 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 299th best out of 643 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Indian students.

Indian Quality: (299th out of 643)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 99th out of a total 626 colleges and universities for providing value to Indian students.

Indian Value: (99th out of 626)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 455,202 Chinese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 455,202, Chico State was home to approximately 80 Chinese students.

Chinese Popularity: (309th out of 1,059)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 309th out of a total 1,059 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from China.

Chinese students could account for as much as 0.4% of the entire student body and as much as 12.8% 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 several years.

2010: (156 students)

2011: (137 students)

2012: (130 students)

2013: (120 students)

2014: (133 students)

2015: (99 students)

2016: (97 students)

2017: (80 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 388th best out of 835 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Chinese students.

Chinese Quality: (388th out of 835)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 128th out of a total 817 colleges and universities for providing value to Chinese students.

Chinese Value: (128th out of 817)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 26,258 Japanese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 26,258, Chico State was home to approximately 80 Japanese students.

Japanese Popularity: (28th out of 802)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 28th out of a total 802 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Japan.

Japanese students could account for as much as 0.4% of the entire student body and as much as 12.8% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Japanese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 8.5%. |

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

2010: (54 students)

2011: (51 students)

2012: (51 students)

2013: (59 students)

2014: (81 students)

2015: (92 students)

2016: (100 students)

2017: (80 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 138th best out of 437 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Japanese students.

Japanese Quality: (138th out of 437)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 31st out of a total 426 colleges and universities for providing value to Japanese students.

Japanese Value: (31st out of 426)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 14,511 Kuwaiti students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 14,511, Chico State was home to approximately 67 Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Popularity: (34th out of 319)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 34th out of a total 319 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 10.7% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Kuwaiti population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 11.7%. |

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

2010: (36 students)

2011: (28 students)

2012: (29 students)

2013: (38 students)

2014: (42 students)

2015: (56 students)

2016: (59 students)

2017: (67 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 104th best out of 179 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Quality: (104th out of 179)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 23rd out of a total 175 colleges and universities for providing value to Kuwaiti students.

Kuwaiti Value: (23rd out of 175)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 79,799 South Korean students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 79,799, Chico State was home to approximately 50 South Korean students.

South Korean Popularity: (182nd out of 946)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 182nd out of a total 946 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 8.0% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total South Korean population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 24.6%. |

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

2010: (18 students)

2011: (29 students)

2012: (55 students)

2013: (71 students)

2014: (80 students)

2015: (72 students)

2016: (52 students)

2017: (50 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 271st best out of 587 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to South Korean students.

South Korean Quality: (271st out of 587)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 76th out of a total 576 colleges and universities for providing value to South Korean students.

South Korean Value: (76th out of 576)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 3,373 Emirati students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,373, Chico State was home to approximately 28 Emirati students.

Emirati Popularity: (29th out of 230)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 29th out of a total 230 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from United Arab Emirates.

Emirati students could account for as much as 0.2% of the entire student body and as much as 4.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Emirati population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 18.7%. |

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

2010: (12 students)

2011: (15 students)

2012: (13 students)

2013: (10 students)

2014: (14 students)

2015: (21 students)

2016: (19 students)

2017: (28 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 73rd best out of 104 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Emirati students.

Emirati Quality: (73rd out of 104)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 14th out of a total 101 colleges and universities for providing value to Emirati students.

Emirati Value: (14th out of 101)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 10,788 German students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,788, Chico State was home to approximately 11 German students.

German Popularity: (162nd out of 828)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 162nd out of a total 828 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Germany.

German students could account for as much as 0.1% of the entire student body and as much as 1.8% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total German population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 55.7%. |

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2010: (1 students)

2011: (1 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (4 students)

2016: (7 students)

2017: (11 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 198th best out of 343 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to German students.

German Quality: (198th out of 343)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 52nd out of a total 336 colleges and universities for providing value to German students.

German Value: (52nd out of 336)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 28,796 Taiwanese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 28,796, Chico State was home to approximately 11 Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Popularity: (170th out of 662)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 170th out of a total 662 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 1.8% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Taiwanese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 16.1%. |

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2010: (6 students)

2011: (7 students)

2012: (8 students)

2013: (8 students)

2014: (8 students)

2015: (13 students)

2016: (17 students)

2017: (11 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 212nd best out of 356 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Quality: (212nd out of 356)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 53rd out of a total 347 colleges and universities for providing value to Taiwanese students.

Taiwanese Value: (53rd out of 347)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 4,174 Sri Lankan students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,174, Chico State was home to approximately 4 Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Popularity: (102nd out of 420)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 102nd out of a total 420 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 0.6% of the international student body at Chico State. |

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

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2010: (7 students)

2011: (5 students)

2012: (6 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (5 students)

2015: (5 students)

2016: (6 students)

2017: (4 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 134th best out of 158 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Quality: (134th out of 158)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 60th out of a total 157 colleges and universities for providing value to Sri Lankan students.

Sri Lankan Value: (60th out of 157)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as N/A British students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of N/A, Chico State was home to approximately 4 British students.

British Popularity: (492nd out of 939)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 492nd out of a total 939 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 0.6% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total British population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 75.0%. |

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2013: (0 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (1 students)

2016: (3 students)

2017: (4 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 10,115 Bangladeshi students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,115, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Bangladeshi students.

Bangladeshi Popularity: (301st out of 530)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 301st out of a total 530 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 0.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Bangladeshi population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 41.7%. |

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2012: (0 students)

2013: (0 students)

2014: (0 students)

2015: (1 students)

2016: (2 students)

2017: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 22,346 Brazilian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 22,346, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Brazilian students.

Brazilian Popularity: (192nd out of 873)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 192nd out of a total 873 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Brazil.

Brazilian 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 several years the total Brazilian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 9.9%. |

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2010: (3 students)

2011: (4 students)

2012: (5 students)

2013: (6 students)

2014: (7 students)

2015: (10 students)

2016: (9 students)

2017: (3 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 228th best out of 442 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Brazilian students.

Brazilian Quality: (228th out of 442)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 73rd out of a total 431 colleges and universities for providing value to Brazilian students.

Brazilian Value: (73rd out of 431)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 38,126 Canadian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 38,126, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Canadian students.

Canadian Popularity: (597th out of 1,049)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 597th out of a total 1,049 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 several years the total Canadian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 35.0%. |

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2011: (0 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (5 students)

2016: (4 students)

2017: (3 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 386th best out of 644 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Canadian students.

Canadian Quality: (386th out of 644)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 124th out of a total 632 colleges and universities for providing value to Canadian students.

Canadian Value: (124th out of 632)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 20,115 Nigerian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 20,115, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Nigerian students.

Nigerian Popularity: (534th out of 837)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 534th out of a total 837 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 0.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Nigerian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 40.0%. |

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2012: (1 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (1 students)

2016: (1 students)

2017: (3 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 34,601 Vietnamese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 34,601, Chico State was home to approximately 3 Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Popularity: (383rd out of 841)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 383rd out of a total 841 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 0.5% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Vietnamese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 42.4%. |

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2011: (1 students)

2012: (1 students)

2013: (4 students)

2014: (4 students)

2015: (6 students)

2016: (5 students)

2017: (3 students)

College Factual ranks Chico State as 316th best out of 465 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Quality: (316th out of 465)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 119th out of a total 452 colleges and universities for providing value to Vietnamese students.

Vietnamese Value: (119th out of 452)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 11,662 Colombian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 11,662, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Colombian students.

Colombian Popularity: (485th out of 700)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 485th out of a total 700 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Colombian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 40.0%. |

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2012: (1 students)

2013: (1 students)

2014: (1 students)

2015: (1 students)

2016: (1 students)

2017: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 10,024 Malaysian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,024, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Malaysian students.

Malaysian Popularity: (219th out of 534)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 219th out of a total 534 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Malaysian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 2.4%. |

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2010: (3 students)

2011: (2 students)

2012: (2 students)

2013: (3 students)

2014: (2 students)

2015: (2 students)

2016: (3 students)

2017: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 7,377 Italian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 7,377, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Italian students.

Italian Popularity: (363rd out of 548)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 363rd out of a total 548 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Italian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 66.7%. |

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2015: (1 students)

2016: (1 students)

2017: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 10,376 Thai students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,376, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Thai students.

Thai Popularity: (287th out of 573)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 287th out of a total 573 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 several years the total Thai population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 25.0%. |

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2016: (2 students)

2017: (2 students)

An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 4,385 Egyptian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,385, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Egyptian students.

Egyptian Popularity: (459th out of 459)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 459th out of a total 459 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Egypt.

Egyptian 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. |

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 3,960 Omani students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,960, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Omani students.

Omani Popularity: (87th out of 157)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 87th out of a total 157 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 several 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 several years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 18,910 Mexican students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 18,910, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Mexican students.

Mexican Popularity: (125th out of 755)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 125th out of a total 755 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Mexico.

Mexican 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 several years the total Mexican population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 72.7%. |

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

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 192nd best out of 297 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Mexican students.

Mexican Quality: (192nd out of 297)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 50th out of a total 291 colleges and universities for providing value to Mexican students.

Mexican Value: (50th out of 291)

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 7,440 Russian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 7,440, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Russian students.

Russian Popularity: (419th out of 629)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 419th out of a total 629 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Russian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 50.0%. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 3,803 Jordanian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,803, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Jordanian students.

Jordanian Popularity: (278th out of 431)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 278th out of a total 431 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Jordanian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 0.0%. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 8,950 Spanish students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 8,950, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Spanish students.

Spanish Popularity: (283rd out of 734)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 283rd out of a total 734 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Spanish population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 50.0%. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 13,078 Turkish students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 13,078, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Turkish students.

Turkish Popularity: (537th out of 537)

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

Turkish 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 several years the total Turkish population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of N/A. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 9,950 Hong Kongese students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 9,950, Chico State was home to approximately 2 Hong Kongese students.

Hong Kongese Popularity: (343rd out of 496)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 343rd out of a total 496 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 0.3% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Hong Kongese population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 33.3%. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 3,979 Ecuadorian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,979, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Ecuadorian students.

Ecuadorian Popularity: (293rd out of 479)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 293rd out of a total 479 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 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several 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 several years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 20,226 Nepali students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 20,226, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Nepali students.

Nepali Popularity: (646th out of 646)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 646th out of a total 646 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Nepal.

Nepali students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Nepali population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of N/A. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 3,010 Norwegian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,010, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Norwegian students.

Norwegian Popularity: (235th out of 407)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 235th out of a total 407 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 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several 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 several years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 9,336 Pakistani students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 9,336, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Pakistani students.

Pakistani Popularity: (420th out of 571)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 420th out of a total 571 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 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several 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 several years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 5,956 Singaporean students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 5,956, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Singaporean students.

Singaporean Popularity: (250th out of 382)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 250th out of a total 382 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 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several 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 several years.

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 10,977 Indonesian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 10,977, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Indonesian students.

Indonesian Popularity: (497th out of 497)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 497th out of a total 497 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Indonesia.

Indonesian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Indonesian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of N/A. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 4,235 Ghanaian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 4,235, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Ghanaian students.

Ghanaian Popularity: (401st out of 577)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 401st out of a total 577 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 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

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

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An analysis of student visa data suggests that in 2017 as many as 3,089 Mongolian students came to the U.S. to study at American colleges and universities. From this pool of 3,089, Chico State was home to approximately 1 Mongolian students.

Mongolian Popularity: (22nd out of 292)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 22nd out of a total 292 colleges and universities for sheer popularity with students from Mongolia.

Mongolian students could account for as much as 0.0% of the entire student body and as much as 0.2% of the international student body at Chico State. |

Over the last several years the total Mongolian population of students on campus has grown at an average rate of 319.2%. |

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

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 37th best out of 63 total colleges and universities for providing a quality educational experience to Mongolian students.

Mongolian Quality: (37th out of 63)

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College Factual ranks Chico State as 11st out of a total 62 colleges and universities for providing value to Mongolian students.

Mongolian Value: (11st out of 62)

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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 36,300 for international students to attend. College Factual ranks the value of this school for international students as 98th out of 1,204

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

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

There are approximately 627 international students at Chico State; they make up 3.5% 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 19,228 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.