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CHATFIELD COLLEGE K-4

20918 State Route 251
St. Martin, OH 45118-9705
Tel: (513)875-3344; Admissions: (513)875-3344; Fax: (513)875-3912; Web Site: http://www.chatfield.edu/

Description: Independent, 2-year, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1970. Setting: 200-acre rural campus with easy access to Cincinnati and Dayton. Endowment: $700,000. Educational spending 2002-03: $4388 per student. Total enrollment: 230. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 12:1. 129 applied, 100% were admitted. 0% from out-of-state, 30% black, 50% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, internships. Off campus study at 14 members of the Greater Cincinnati Consortium of Colleges and Universities.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Options: Common Application, early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $10. Tuition: $235 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $130 per term part-time.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Drama-theater group, student-run newspaper. Major annual event: Quilt and Craft Show. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 12-hour night patrols by security. College housing not available. Chatfield College Library with 15,000 books, 30 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending 2002-03: $113,795. 16 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.