Assumption College: Review & Facts

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Assumption College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,675 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1904 and is one of the 11 schools and colleges located in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Assumption College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
57
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are available at Assumption College.

Assumption College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 57 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Business, Management, Medical, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
83%
Good
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 normally a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Assumption College is high at 83% (above Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Assumption College is good: 73%.

Student to faculty ratio at Assumption College is pretty good: 12:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,300
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, around $35,600 a year. The additional fees at Assumption College (not included in tuition costs) are about $700, which totals $36,300 per year.

Read the details about Assumption 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
76%
As reported in recent data, 4,771 applications were submitted and 3,614 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Assumption College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Assumption College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (508) 767-7000 or check Assumption College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,100
Medium
Assumption College offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Assumption College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Assumption College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 2,000 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high - roughly $7,100 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Assumption College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Assumption College Location and Maps



Post Address: Assumption College, 500 Salisbury St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-1296, USA
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