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Chaminade University of Honolulu
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  • 4 Year
  • HONOLULU, HI

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

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Chaminade is an above-average private, Catholic university located in Honolulu, Hawaii. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,428 undergraduate students. The Chaminade acceptance rate is 89%. Popular majors include Nursing, Criminal Justice and Safety Studies, and Business. Graduating 59% of students, Chaminade alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $30,000.

About

3140 WAIALAE AVENUE
HONOLULU, HI 96816
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Pacific West Conference

Chaminade University of Honolulu Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Chaminade Admissions

Acceptance Rate
89%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
960-1140
ACT Range
18-23
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$24,933 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$13,754 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 34 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 42 responses
69%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 42 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
14
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
4
Online Bachelor's Programs
10
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    45%
  • On Campus
    35%
  • Online
    20%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,428 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
206
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
57%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 25 responses
  • Casual
    60%
  • Mix of the first two choices
    24%
  • Surf Shorts and a t-shirt
    16%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
39%
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 42 responses
Poll
68%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 57 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 28 responses
  • Diverse
    32%
  • Supportive
    32%
  • FAMILY
    21%
  • All of the above
    14%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
84%
National
83%
81%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 27 responses

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