Chesapeake College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 8

1000 College Circle

Wye Mills, MD 21679-0008

(410) 822-5400

Fax: (410) 827-5878



Contact: Kathy Petrichenko

Dean of Recruitment
Main Address

Box 8

Wye Mills, MD 21679

(410) 822-5400

www.chesapeake.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,622

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,038

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to radiological technology, surgical technology, physical therapist assistant and nursing programs based on specific high school courses, cumulative grade point averages, and/or test scores.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management C
Management Information Systems A,C
Tourism/Travel Services A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Information Sciences/Systems C

Education

Early Childhood Education C
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies C
Manufacturing Technologies A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Mental Health Services Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness C

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Chesapeake College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(410) 822-5400
Website:www.chesapeake.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.chesapeake.edu/admissions/apply
Address:1000 College Circle, Wye Mills, MD 21679-0008
Setting:42
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,123
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,216 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,512
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,360
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:73%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,845

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Chesapeake College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Chesapeake College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services44
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education16
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields31
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs25
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities13
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Personal and Culinary Services1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total2027

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Chesapeake College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Grand total12

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Chesapeake College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,512
Out-of-state$7,360
Books and supplies$943

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid20373%
Grant or scholarship aid18667%$3,845
Student loan aid41%$5,398

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,22254%$3,115
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Chesapeake College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Chesapeake College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Chesapeake College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,123
Undergraduate enrollment2,123
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Chesapeake College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • Maryland Board of Nursing
    • Practical Nursing Programs
    • Registered Nursing Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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