Chestnut Hill College: Ranking & Review

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Chestnut Hill College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate96%95%96%
Applicants1,286512774
Admissions1,231486745
Enrolled undergraduates207107100
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,8466031,243

52 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

11 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores171
Percent of students submitting SAT scores83%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
535
Math
520

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores32
Percent of students submitting ACT scores16%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
20

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $55.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Chestnut Hill College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$52,256$52,256
Off-campus$51,390$51,390
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,400 and other expenses per full academic year.

Chestnut Hill College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 537 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$34,950$34,950
Fees for full-time undergraduates$230$230
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$745$745
Tuition for Full-time graduates$16,490$16,490
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$680$680

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Psychology376716120
Public Administration and Social Service Professions721688
Education1364784
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6868
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3333
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1717
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1313
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1111
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences88
Health Professions and Related Programs88
Biological and Biomedical Sciences77
Social Sciences66
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities55
History44
Natural Resources and Conservation44
English Language and Literature & Letters33
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics33
Physical Sciences33
Visual and Performing Arts33
Mathematics and Statistics22
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Theology and Religious Vocations
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total1433013016490

A total of 344 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Chestnut Hill College.

At the master's and doctor's level 146 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate55%51%57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

General info

Alternative namesCHC
Founded1924
MottoFides, Caritas, Scientia
Faith, Charity, Knowledge
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsred
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff259
Instructional FTE125
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.chc.edu
Address9601 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19118-2693
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,581,000
Phone2152487000
Fax+1 (215) 248 7155

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