Chatham University Rankings

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In the World#2877 of 14178
In North America#869 of 2629
In the United States#800 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#44 of 155
In Pittsburgh#4 of 10

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
62%
Avg. cost to attend
$26,320 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,408
Graduates
1,029
Male:Female Ratio
24:76
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Chatham University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate62%55%65%
Applicants2,5317711,760
Admissions1,5744221,152
Freshmen enrolled full time31288224

583 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

381 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1617 (66%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown314 (13%)
Black or African American164 (7%)
Hispanic115 (5%)
Nonresident Alien93 (4%)
Asian81 (3%)
Two or more races48 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,320/year
Average aid awarded
$25,214
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,935
$30-48K$21,474
$48-75K$21,516
$75-110K$26,161
$110K+$29,848

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$37,363$17,766
Tuition in-state$37,363$17,766
Tuition out-of-state$37,363$17,766
Fee in-district$1,375$514
Fee in-state$1,375$514
Fee out-of-state$1,375$514

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity804
Combined charge for room and board$11,868
Room charge$5,842
Meal charge$6,026

Chatham University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse29783
Occupational Therapy & Therapist4032
Biology & Biological Sciences, General3038
Physician Assistant66
Psychology, General26157
Physical Therapy & Therapist37
Creative Writing526
Counseling Psychology30
Business Administration and Management, General920
Sustainability Studies1111
Interior Architecture1010
Communication and Media Studies, Other145
Kinesiology and Exercise Science19
International Agriculture12
Accounting29
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other11
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing11
Nursing Education9
Architectural Technology & Technician8
Elementary Education and Teaching7
Special Education and Teaching, General6
Chemistry, General5
Marketing & Marketing Management, General5
Criminology5
Secondary Education and Teaching5
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator5
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching5
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other4
Fine and Studio Arts Management4
English Language and Literature, General4
Management Information Systems, General4
Social Work4
Film & Video and Photographic Arts, Other4
Biochemistry3
Fine & Studio Arts, General3
Public Policy Analysis, General3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2
Mathematics and Statistics, Other2
Youth Services & Administration2
History, General2
International & Global Studies2
Economics, General2
Public Health, Other1
Environmental Science1
Neuroscience1
Political Science and Government, General1
Music, General1
Conservation Biology1
Mathematics, General1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other1
Curriculum and Instruction1
Grand Total223357159
TotalWomen
Graduation rate70%70%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%

Publications & Citations

Publications
459
Citations
5,264

Publication count by topic

Psychology
111
Medicine
78
Sociology
44
Political science
39
Chemistry
32
Biology
29
Art
27
History
19
Engineering
11
Physics
10
Economics
9
Geography
9
Philosophy
9
Computer science
8
Environmental science
7
Business
7
Mathematics
3
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy110187
Art168918
Political science1765242
Psychology23971,289
History24646
Sociology2560143
Economics2762190
Medicine3007987
Environmental science3135202
Physics3519105
Biology3541806
Engineering3583145
Geology359821
Geography371842
Chemistry3771572
Business397249
Computer science4214189
Mathematics500928

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199043
1991116
1992422
1993021
1994412
1995317
1996421
199767
1998319
1999117
2000617
2001621
2002937
2003956
2004458
200512127
200614157
200711160
20088215
200913157
201016162
201116215
201219300
201319235
201426261
201539379
201627364
201729409
201825413
201929527
202025646

General info

Alternative namesCU
Chatham
Founded1869
WikipediaChatham University
MottoFiliae Nostrae Sicut Antarii Lapides
That our daughters may be as cornerstones, polished after the similitude of a palace
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; February-May)
Total FTE staff472
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressWoodland Road, Office of Institutional Research
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15232
United States
City population301,000
Phone4123651292
Fax+1 (412) 365 1609

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