Anna Maria College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Anna Maria College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,455 students enrolled. This school was established in 1946 and is the only school located in Paxton, Massachusetts.

Anna Maria College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
61
Fair
Anna Maria College will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Anna Maria College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 61 majors. The most popular concentrations are Social Work, Nursing, Firefighting, Criminal Justice, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
65%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Anna Maria College student retention rate is relatively low at 65% (way below Massachusetts average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Anna Maria College is low - 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Anna Maria College is good, 11:1. Find out more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$35,100
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high, about $32,900 annually. The additional fees at Anna Maria College beyond tuition are approximately $2,200; which comes to a total of $35,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Anna Maria College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
80%
Easy
According to recent data, 1,785 applications were submitted and 1,429 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Anna Maria College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
Anna Maria College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Anna Maria College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Anna Maria College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 800 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Anna Maria College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Anna Maria College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Anna Maria College Location and Maps



Post Address: Anna Maria College, 50 Sunset Lane, Paxton, Massachusetts 01612-1198, USA
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