Chapman University

#841 / #250
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
American private university in Orange County, California

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About Chapman University

According to Wikipedia, Chapman University is a private research university in Orange, California. It encompasses ten schools and colleges, including Fowler School of Engineering, Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, Fowler School of Law, and Schmid College of Science and Technology, and is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". Although it does not claim to be a Christian college, it has had a relationship with the Disciples of Christ since the university's founding and with the United Church of Christ since 2011.

Chapman University's Online Degrees

Chapman University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
14,252 58% 80% 1285 28

How Much Does Chapman University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $33,219
30K - 48K $31,826
48K - 75K $36,041
75K - 110K $37,848
110K+ $48,771

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Chapman University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Chapman University, then you can expect to earn an average of $56,600 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Chapman University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
8,894 7,488 1,406

Where is Chapman University?

Chapman University is located at One University Dr., Orange CA 92866

How Safe is Chapman University?

Orange has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Chapman University Known For?

Chapman University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Chapman University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Chapman University's Most Influential Alumni?

Chapman University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Sociology, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of Chapman University's most famous alumni:

Loretta Sanchez
A Former U.S. Representative from California.
George Argyros
George Argyros
An American diplomat.
Laura Yeager
Laura Yeager
A Major General in United States army reserve.
Amy Sterling Casil
An American writer.
James Deese
An American psycholinguist.
Cooper Hefner
A US businessman and writer.
Paul H. Dunn
Paul H. Dunn
An American Mormon leader.
Wayne W. Lambert
A United States Air Force general.
Rick Francona
Rick Francona
An American writer and military analyst.
Octavio Zambrano
Octavio Zambrano
An Ecuadorian soccer coach.
Joanna Rosholm
Joanna Rosholm
A Press Secretary and Deputy Communications Director for the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama.
Marty Paich
An American pianist, composer, arranger, record producer, music director and bandleader .

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