Established in 1946, Caraga State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the small city of Butuan City (population range: 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Caraga Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Cabadbaran. Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission on Higher Education, Philippines, Caraga State University (CSU) is a small (enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Caraga State University (CSU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 70 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Philippine higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. CSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.