Chestnut Hill College

CHC Demographics & Diversity Report

College Factual's 2021 diversity analysis brings to light the racial demographics, age range, gender ratios, and geographic origins of CHC students.

CHC Student Population

How Many Students Attend Chestnut Hill College?

CHC total enrollment is approximately 1,600 students.

1,001 are undergraduates and 193 are graduate students.

CHC Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time CHC undergraduate population is made up of 57% women, and 43% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

CHC Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 425
Black or African American 293
Hispanic 126
Unknown 66
Multi-Ethnic 45
International 32
Asian 13
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

CHC Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 83% of full-time grad students are women, and 17% men.

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CHC Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 111
Black or African American 27
Unknown 19
Hispanic 17
Asian 10
International 4
Multi-Ethnic 4
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

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Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

CHC achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #750 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  750 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  78.68 out of 100
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High overall diversity means a high variety of students of different races, ethnicities, ages, and genders, from all parts of the country and abroad.

How Does CHC Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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CHC overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Above Average when it Comes to Racial/Ethnic Diversity

46% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

CHC is ranked 784 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  784 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  79.34 out of 100
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High racial/ethnic diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

CHC Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 696
Black or African American 465
Hispanic 172
Unknown 131
Multi-Ethnic 58
International 39
Asian 36
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Chestnut Hill College Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 318
Black or African American 36
Asian 8
Multi-Ethnic 5
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2
Hispanic 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Average Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

CHC ranks 1,969 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  1969 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  48.06 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,036 female students and 564 male students at CHC.

Close to Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of CHC is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  74.94 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 242 female teachers and 145 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

36.17% Out of State
2.49% Out of the Country

CHC ranks 991 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

36.17% of CHC students come from out of state, and 2.49% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  54 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 12 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
Pennsylvania 150
New Jersey 45
New York 11
Maryland 8
California 3

International Students at CHC

Students from 31 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Saudi Arabia, Belgium, and Spain.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
36.57% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  89.92 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At CHC, 36.57% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 394
18-19 354
20-21 321
25-29 298
22-24 266
30-34 185
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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