|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,958 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Chapman University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 12,821 applications and 6,927 students were granted admission. Chapman University is at the #52 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 59% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 61% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1110 to 1300|
|ACT||25 to 30|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Chapman University's tuition was $48,310 for all students regardless of residency (80.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 87% of Chapman University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 15% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,472 (which is 1.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Chapman University in 2016-2017, was 843, which is 59% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,959 (which is 15.9% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Chapman University has enrolled a total of 8,542 students (7,767 students full-time and 775 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 8,542 students, 366 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 6,410 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,132 for graduates studies.
Non-resident alien: 6%
Two or more races: 6%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%
Black/African American: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Chapman University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Legal Professions And Studies||22%||519|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||20%||463|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||201|
|English Language And Literature/letters||8%||197|
|Visual And Performing Arts||5%||115|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||5%||108|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||62|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Chapman University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Chapman University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $41,700. Last year, out of the total 3,557 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,237 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,709 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,301 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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