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Chapman University

1 University Drive
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 628-2500

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: N/A
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 38.0% 47.2%
LSAT Score (Median) 157 155
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 154-158 152-158
GPA (Median) 3.42 3.28
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.17-3.56 3.08-3.47
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: CA CA
School's bar passage rate: 63.6% 74.8%
State overall bar passage rate: 58.3% 60.2%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +5.3% +14.6%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 37.2% 26.8%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 68.2% 55.1%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $53,124 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $42,360 N/A
Room and Board: $20,700 $16,848
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 58.7% 58.5%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $41,262 $37,040
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $144,718 $103,956
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 74.1% 81.1%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 490 436
Men: 41.9% 50.0%
Women: 58.1% 50.0%
White: 45.1% N/A
Black: 1.4% N/A
Hispanic: 23.5% N/A
Asian: 11.4% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.1 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 113 N/A
Male: 61.1% N/A
Female: 38.9% N/A
Minority: 8.0% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $75,000 $68,750
Public Sector (Median): $59,250 $50,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 290,944 310,807