Chatfield College

20918 State Route 251
Fayetteville, OH 45118-9705
Tel: (513)875-3344
  • 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 408 students (58% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Chatfield College is the only community colleges within Brown County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is Southern State Community College (15.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
Chatfield College(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty3 staff34 staff
Chatfield College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 408 has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment408 students755 students
Chatfield College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio136:128:1
Chatfield College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students235 students471 students
Chatfield College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students173 students284 students
Chatfield College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Chatfield College Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
Chatfield College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Chatfield College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Chatfield College More (2011-2012)
% Unknown races
Chatfield College Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.500.44
Chatfield College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Chatfield College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$22,700$31,400
Chatfield College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $9,370 is less than the state average of $13,873. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$9,370$13,873
Chatfield College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%92%
Chatfield College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$21,686$21,960
Chatfield College Median debt for students who have completed (2008-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,500$7,090
Chatfield College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) 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.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,997 per year for in-state students and $11,177 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,873 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Fortis College-Columbus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.