MCPHS University: Review & Facts

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MCPHS University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 7,075 students enrolled. This college was established in 1823 and is one of the 32 colleges and schools located in Boston, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
Fair
Several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at MCPHS University.

MCPHS University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are Pharmacy, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Medical, and Dental. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
84%
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at MCPHS University is high at 84% (above Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at MCPHS University is average - 62%. Approximately 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at MCPHS University is decent, 16:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,600
High
Average tuition prices are very high - $29,600 per year. The additional fees at MCPHS University (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,000; which totals $30,600 per year.

Read the details about MCPHS University 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
87%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 4,867 applications were submitted and 4,213 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at MCPHS University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$11,800
High
MCPHS University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at MCPHS University, 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
A-
Safe
MCPHS University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,400 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- about $11,800 per year.

Based on the college crime information, MCPHS University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

MCPHS University Location and Maps



Post Address: MCPHS University, 179 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5896, USA
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