Student Population
National Rank
Chapman University overview
Location Orange, California
Online chapman.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Chapman University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Orange, California, Chapman University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) faith. In the most recent statistical year 13,170 prospective students applied, and 7,539 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,696 enrolled in the school.  8,292 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,100 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $50,210 plus fees of $384. Chapman University is ranked 141 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1260/1420
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.68
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2019
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Chapman University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,560
Other Fees$384
Room and Board $14,910
Budget for Other Expenses$2,400
Total One Year Cost$69,464


Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
72% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Chapman University students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 27%
Business 24%
Communication 18%
Psychology 7%
Social Sciences 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=111948 IPEDS survey data for Chapman University.