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Chestnut Hill College
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  • 4 Year
  • PHILADELPHIA, PA

Report Card

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

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Chestnut Hill is a private, Catholic college located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 867 undergraduate students. The Chestnut Hill acceptance rate is 98%. Popular majors include Human Services, Business, and Early Childhood Education. Graduating 63% of students, Chestnut Hill alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,300.

About

9601 GERMANTOWN AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference

Chestnut Hill College Rankings

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

CHC Admissions

Acceptance Rate
98%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
900-1090
ACT Range
16-20
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  
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Cost

Net Price
$26,658 / 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
$28,263 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 22 responses
55%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 29 responses
72%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 29 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    26%
  • On Campus
    68%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
867 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
205
Undergrads Over 25
27%
Pell Grant
58%
Varsity Athletes
34%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 17 responses
  • Friendly
    59%
  • Unique
    29%
  • Quiet
    6%
  • Rude
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
61%
Poll
81%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 27 responses
Poll
47%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 32 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Welcoming
    57%
  • Small
    24%
  • Community
    14%
  • was interested in attendingg
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 14 responses

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