|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Student to faculty ratio||8:1|
|Dormitory capacity||487 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Chestnut Hill College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,807 applications and 1,165 students were granted admission. Chestnut Hill College is at the #62 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, 18% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 83% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||850 to 1070|
|ACT||17 to 21|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Chestnut Hill College's tuition was $33,930 for all students regardless of residency (26.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Chestnut Hill College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 49% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,400
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Chestnut Hill College in 2016-2017, was 171, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,268 (which is 6.3% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Chestnut Hill College has enrolled a total of 1,838 students (1,317 students full-time and 521 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,838 students, 167 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 32% men and 68% women and 1,376 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 462 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 13 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 32%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Chestnut Hill College.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|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||10%||46|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||16|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||3%||13|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||3%||13|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||3%||12|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||1%||6|
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 Chestnut Hill College 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 Chestnut Hill College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,700. Last year, out of the total 572 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 515 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 484 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 416 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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