1,364
Students
Financial aid thermometer
24,523
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
95
95%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Chestnut Hill College is a Comprehensive institution located in Philadelphia, PA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 9601 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19118-2693
United States
Contact Ms. Stephanie Williams
Email: williamss@chc.edu
Phone: 215-248-7001
Fax: 215-248-7082

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Exercise Physiology Checkmark
Molecular Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Business/corporate Communications Checkmark
Human Resources Management Checkmark
Information Resources Management Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child-care And Support Services Management Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Computer Science Checkmark
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Cyber/computer Forensics And Counterterrorism Checkmark
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Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Protective Services Related Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,286
Applied
1,231
Accepted
1,364
Enrolled
96%
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Female Admissions

774
Females Applied
745
Females Accepted
96%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

512
Males Applied
486
Males Accepted
95%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

35
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended Essay
Minimun high school GPA

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 535 480 590
SAT Math 517 480 560
ACT Composite 22 20 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

35,950
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Fees

230
Full-time student fees
11,000
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

24,523
Avg. Financial Aid Package
30,165
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
25,267
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,468
Avg. Loan Aid
14,146
Avg. Grant Aid
16,903
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
55%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
30%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,364
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
22%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.09%
Black or African American 33.5%
White or Caucasian 38.27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.07%
Asian 1.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.15%
Two or more races 3.89%
Other 10.78%

Gender

Male (36.95%)
Female (63.05%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 52%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Fall Fest/Homecoming, Christmas Decorating/Celebrations and Harry Potter Weekend

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Mask and Foil Drama Club, Association for Musical Performance, Campus Ministry Community Service Group and Business Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball No Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

297
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 82
Part-time - 215
Male - 132
Female - 165