Chestnut Hill College

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Chestnut Hill College Overview

Student population

Address9601 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA
School Websitewww.chc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

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

Chestnut Hill College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 1,008 students applied to Chestnut Hill College. Of those students, 968 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Chestnut Hill College was $35,950, in addition to fees of $230. 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 Chestnut Hill College.

Chestnut Hill College has a 60% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Chestnut Hill College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Chestnut Hill College acceptance rate is 96%. To put this into perspective, 968 of the 1,008 students who applied to Chestnut Hill College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Chestnut Hill College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Chestnut Hill College had an SAT score between the range of 940 and 1,120. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Chestnut Hill College was between 16 and 20 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Chestnut Hill College as part of their application.

Chestnut Hill College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Chestnut Hill College, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,950. Combined with fees of $230, room and board costs of $11,000, other expenses of $5,594 and the $1,298 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 $36,180 in tuition.

Students at Chestnut Hill College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Chestnut Hill College was $4,549 last year, with 42% of students being awarded federal aid.

Chestnut Hill College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Chestnut Hill College.

Chestnut Hill College has a good gender split, with 62% of undergraduates being female and 38% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 61% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 36% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Chestnut Hill College is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Chestnut Hill College Popular Majors and Programs

PSYCHOLOGY
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
EDUCATION
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
SOCIAL SCIENCES

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