Chatham University

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Chatham University, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Pittsburgh, PA, a predominately urban area. Approximately two thousand students are enrolled at Chatham University.

Roughly 60% of all students which applied were accepted at Chatham University, and from those that were granted acceptance about 25% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Chatham University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Chatham University was reported as 60.8% in Fall 2013 with over 594 college applications submitted to Chatham University. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Chatham University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 67.6%
  • 2010-2011: 62.1%
  • 2011-2012: 61.9%
  • 2012-2013: 59.6%
  • 2013-2014: 60.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 61.3%

How Does Chatham University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Chatham University is ten percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Carlow University95.2%
Point Park University73.9%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny79.8%
La Roche College55.7%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington73.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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