Chapman University

Orange, California

Chapman University Overview

Student population

AddressOne University Dr.
Orange, CA
School Websitewww.chapman.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Chapman University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Orange, California that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 14,198 students applied to Chapman University. Of those students, 7,605 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Chapman University was $52,340, in addition to fees of $384. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Chapman University.

Chapman University has a 79% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Chapman University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Chapman University acceptance rate is 54%. To put this into perspective, 7,605 of the 14,198 students who applied to Chapman University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Chapman University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Chapman University had an SAT score between the range of 1,190 and 1,370. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Chapman University was between 25 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Chapman University as part of their application.

Chapman University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Chapman University, the tuition for in-state residents is $52,340. Combined with fees of $384, room and board costs of $15,828, other expenses of $3,070 and the $1,560 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $52,724 in tuition.

Students at Chapman University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Chapman University was $5,448 last year, with 19% of students being awarded federal aid.

Chapman University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Chapman University.

Chapman University has a good gender split, with 61% of undergraduates being female and 39% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are California residents; in fact, 62% of all students reside in California. However, 33% of students come from out-of-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Chapman University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Chapman University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES

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