Graduate Studies

Graduate Programs, Coordinators and Requirements

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Applications are now being accepted! U.S. News & World Report has ranked Chico State a top 10 U.S. public university in the West for over a decade. With one of the lowest average student debt amounts in the country, Chico State offers one of the nation’s highest return on investment.

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International applicants (those requiring a J-1 or F-1 visa) should consult with our office of International Admissions & Outreach for additional requirements.

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  • International applicants are not eligible to apply for the Agricultural Education, Online MBA, and Nursing Programs.
  • All graduate applicants whose native language is not English, must complete the TOEFL (minimum scores 550 PBT, 80 iBT), IELTS (6.5 band score) or PTE Academic (minimum score 59). Additional details, including a link to countries excempt from English language proficiency requirements, can be found here.

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