Chadron State College

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$5,208
2.48% growth from 2019
2020 Average Net Price
$15,156
After Financial Aid
2018 Student Loan
6.05%
Default Rate
2020 Enrolled Students
2,330
66.2% Full-Time
2020 Graduation Rate
42%
193 Graduates

About

Chadron State College is a higher education institution located in Dawes County, NE. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Chadron State College were General Business Administration & Management (97 degrees awarded), Elementary Education & Teaching (39 degrees), and Other Multidisciplinary Studies (34 degrees).

In 2020, 565 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Chadron State College. 59.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 40.4% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (465 degrees), 12.6 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (37 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Chadron State College is $5,208, which is $−17,322 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Chadron State College is $5,208, which is $−17,322 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $15,156.

In 2020, 74% of undergraduate students attending Chadron State College received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 49% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$5,208
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at Chadron State College was $5,208. The cost of tuition at Chadron State College is $−17,322 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($22,531).

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Average Net Price

$15,156
2020 Value
6.71%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 Chadron State College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $15,156. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of Chadron State College grew by 6.71%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,820
Room and Board
$1,800
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Chadron State College was of $7,820 in 2020. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,800. The cost of room and board increased by 5.02% between 2019 and 2020. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

74%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
49%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

74% of undergraduate students at Chadron State College received financial aid through grants or loans in 2020. This represents a growth of 4.23% with respect to 2019, when 71% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
6.05%
2018 Default Rate
42
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at Chadron State College was 6.05%, which represents 42 out of the 694 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Chadron State College has a total enrollment of 2,330 students. The full-time enrollment at Chadron State College is 1,543 students and the part-time enrollment is 787. This means that 66.2% of students enrolled at Chadron State College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Chadron State College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 79.3% White, 9.48% Hispanic or Latino, 3.61% Two or More Races, 3.52% Black or African American, 1.42% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.558% Asian, and 0.215% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Chadron State College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (46.8%), followed by White Male (31.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.77%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (44.2%), followed by White Male (26.9%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.77%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

66.2%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Chadron State College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,330 students. The full-time enrollment at Chadron State College is 1,543 and the part-time enrollment is 787. This means that 66.2% of students enrolled at Chadron State College are enrolled full-time compared with 68.8% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

69%
2020 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Chadron State College was 69%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Chadron State College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,848
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    221
  3. Two or More Races
    84

The enrolled student population at Chadron State College is 79.3% White, 9.48% Hispanic or Latino, 3.61% Two or More Races, 3.52% Black or African American, 1.42% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.558% Asian, and 0.215% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 52.6% White, 16.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 13% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 8 students (0.343%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2020, 109 more women than men received degrees from Chadron State College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Chadron State College is white (465 degrees awarded). There were 12.6 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (37 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Chadron State College is General Business Administration & Management (97 degrees awarded), followed by Elementary Education & Teaching (39 degrees) and Other Multidisciplinary Studies (34 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Chadron State College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Agriculture (23 degrees awarded), Education (176 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (42 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Chadron State College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,743,706 people), Secondary school teachers (392,390 people), Education administrators (259,153 people), Other managers (171,975 people), and Special education teachers (158,697 people).

The most specialized majors at Chadron State College are Agriculture (23 degrees awarded), Education (176 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (42 degrees), Protective Services (33 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (17 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Chadron State College are Physicians, Surgeons, Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists, Nurse anesthetists, and Podiatrists

The most specialized majors at Chadron State College are Agriculture (23 degrees awarded), Education (176 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (42 degrees), Protective Services (33 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (17 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Chadron State College are Elementary & secondary schools (2,803,212 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (361,489 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (294,645 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (252,381 people), and Construction (109,698 people).

The most specialized majors at Chadron State College are Agriculture (23 degrees awarded), Education (176 degrees), Interdisciplinary Studies (42 degrees), Protective Services (33 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (17 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Chadron State College.
Most Common
  1. 97 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 39 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 34 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Chadron State College was General Business Administration & Management with 97 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

228
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
337
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 228 degrees were awarded to men at Chadron State College, which is 0.677 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (337).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2020, 64 degrees were awarded to men at Chadron State College in General Business Administration & Management, which is 0.81 times less than the 79 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2020, 79 degrees were awarded to women at Chadron State College in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.23 times more than the 64 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

23%
100% Completion Time
43%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 23% of students graduating from Chadron State College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 43% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 44% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Two or More Races Female
Highest Graduation Rate (75%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Chadron State College is Female and Two or More Races (75% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2.59% of graduates (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    465 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    37 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    18 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Chadron State College is white (465 degrees awarded). There were 12.6 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (37 degrees).

1.06% of degree recipients (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. White Female
    295 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    170 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Male
    22 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Chadron State College is white female (295 degrees awarded). There were 1.74 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (170 degrees).

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Operations

Chadron State College has an endowment valued at nearly $21.1M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $264k (1.25%), compared to the 3.19% average return ($1.26M on $39.6M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2020, Chadron State College had a total salary expenditure of $41.1M. Chadron State College employs 38 Professors, 28 Assistant professors, and 13 Associate professors. Most academics at Chadron State College are Male Professors (22), Female Professors(16), and Male Assistant professors (14).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Chadron State College are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 50 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 30 employees, and Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 26 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$21.1M
2020 Endowment
9.94%
decline from 2019

Chadron State College has an endowment valued at about $21.1M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of Chadron State College declined 9.94% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $18.5M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $809k - Federal
  2. $1.55M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, Chadron State College received $809k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $1.55M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$18.7M
2020 Salaries
1.3%
decline from 2019

In 2020, Chadron State College paid a median of $18.7M in salaries, which represents 45.5% of their overall expenditure ($41.1M) and a 1.3% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.521% decline from 2018 and a 1.16% growth from 2017.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 34.6M (40.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$5.77M
Instructional Salaries
86
Number of Employees

In 2020, Chadron State College paid a total of $5.77M to 86 employees working as instructors, which represents 30.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $11M (31.8%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
38 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
50 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at Chadron State College were Professor with 38 employees; Assistant professor with 28 employees; and Assistant professor with 13 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Chadron State College were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 50 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 30 employees; and Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 26 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Professor
  2. Female Professor
  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Chadron State College was Male Professor with 22 employees, Female Professor with 16 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 14 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Chadron State College.

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