CHC Description

Chestnut Hill College is a Catholic school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, that offers diverse learning opportunities that extend beyond the classroom. Since Chestnut Hill believes in holistic education, it also encourages students to expand spiritually, morally and socially.

Chestnut Hill College’s academics include undergraduate programs in:

  • Communications and Technology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Science
  • History
  • Marketing
  • Music
  • Psychology

Graduate degrees are offered in:

  • Clinical and Counseling Psychology
  • Education
  • Holistic Spirituality

Students may engage in other learning activities, as well. These include research, internships, job shadowing assignments and one-on-one meetings with professionals in their field of study.

Chestnut Hill College also sponsors different outreach and volunteer service activities. Students engage in volunteer service work in hospitals, at homeless shelters and in other facilities. There are also student organizations, which seek out and commit to doing different types of service throughout the community.

Chestnut Hill College offers academic scholarships and a need-based grant. The school also participates in federal and state financial aid programs, which offer grants, loans and work-study awards.

Undergraduate applicants will first need to visit the Chestnut Hill College campus. They should then submit an admissions application, transcripts and ACT or SAT scores.

Quick Facts about Chestnut Hill College

Region

Mid-Atlantic

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Roman Catholic

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Griffins

Website

www.chc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$29,100

Out-of-State Tuition

$29,100

Retention Rate

67%

Enrollment

2,169

Year Established

1924

CHC Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
1,329
Freshman Class
250
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
2,169

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
61%
Graduate
39%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
99%
Part-Time
1%

Gender of Students

Women
68%
Men
32%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
27%
Asian
1%
Caucasian
54%
Latino
3%
Other
15%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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