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Chatham Demographics & Diversity

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Chatham are mostly White with a smaller Black population. The school has low racial diversity. 28% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Chatham University students
Race Percent of Students
White 72%
Black 10%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 2%
American Indian / Alaskan 1%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2%
International 3%
Race Unknown 5%
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Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very Low

There are 227% more female students than male students enrolled at Chatham University with a gender ratio of 77% women to 23% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Chatham has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of males.

Male to female gender ratio for Chatham University students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 23%
Women 77%
Enrollment by gender for Chatham University students
Gender Number of Students
Men 547
Women 1,789

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Chatham serves a very low number of students outside of Pennsylvania, with 73 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Chatham University students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 73%
Out of State 22%
Foreign 0%
Unknown Location 5%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$56,097 per year

32% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 26.2%
Part time Undergrads 12.1%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=211556 IPEDS survey data for Chatham University.