• The mission of Chatfield College is to teach life skills, via a liberal arts education, to individuals who might best succeed in our supportive, small college experience.

School Highlights

Chatfield College serves 268 students (37% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 268 students
  • Private-state tuition: $9,370
  • Student:teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Minority enrollment: 43%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Chatfield College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 783% over five years.
Chatfield College
(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private not-for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
53 staff
91 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Chatfield College has declined by 34% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 136:1 over five years.
The Chatfield College diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
268 students
1,346 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
16:1
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# Full-Time Students
98 students
553 students
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# Part-Time Students
170 students
793 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
331 students
278 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
98 students
560 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
8 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
170 students
780 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
13 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
200 students
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
5%
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% Black
39%
14%
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% White
57%
68%
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% Two or more races
n/a
4%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.52
0.51
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
0.23%
1.07%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.83%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$22,700
$31,900
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $9,370 is less than the state average of $13,941. The private state tuition has declined by 10% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$9,370
$13,941
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
91%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$19,675
$18,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$8,250
$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Chatfield College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
73%
SAT Reading
n/a
460
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
20
ACT Math
n/a
20

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Creative Writing Club, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Student Ambassadors, Student Leadership Council
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Chatfield College is a three-year, private Catholic liberal arts college. At this time, there are two campuses. The St. Martin Campus, referred to as the main campus, is located on 200 beautifully wooded acres in St. Martin, Ohio in northern Brown County. The North Fairmount Campus is located at Cincinnati, Ohio. Chatfield is authorized to grant an Associate of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts with concentrations in Business, Human Services, Early Childhood Education, and Liberal Arts. A third year of study towards a bachelor's degree may be completed at Chatfield. Chatfield's curriculum is based on liberal arts and leads to the Associate of Arts degree. Chatfield's broad-based program encourages each student to become more authentically, free - by learning personal skills that build self-confidence and flexibility for life-long success, and by exploring a range of options to develop career choices. Chatfield's educational program includes two main parts: general education requirements and concentration requirements. The Liberal Arts concentration benefits students because Chatfield provides one-on-one academic counseling to customize your degree with career interests in mind.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Chatfield College cost?

Chatfield College's private state tuition is approximately $9,370.

What is Chatfield College's ranking?

Chatfield College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Ohio for: Percent of students receiving financial aid.

School Calendar

View the Chatfield College yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

  • Event Date
  • Thanksgiving Break (No Classes) November 22, 2022 (Tuesday)
  • Last Day of Fall Semester December 02, 2022 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 268 students
  • Private-state tuition: $9,370
  • Student:teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Minority enrollment: 43%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,836 per year for in-state students and $11,474 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,941 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 68%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Davis College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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