Assumption College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
500 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609-1296
(508) 767-7285
(866) 477-7776
Fax: (508) 799-4412

Contact: Evan Lipp
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Main Address
500 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609-1296
(508) 767-7000

www.assumption.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,169
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 607
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,163
Graduate enrollment: 457

Setting
Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 71%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 85%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Latin American Studies B

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

Latin American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
International Business B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Organizational Communication B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
Italian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Human services and rehabilitation studies B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology B

Degree levels 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.

Assumption College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (508) 767-7000
Website: https://www.assumption.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.assumption.edu/admissions/applying
Address: 500 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-1296
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,428
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 74%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,156 (89% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $40,958
Out-of-state Tuition: $40,958
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $23,510

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Assumption College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Assumption College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 4
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 5161
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 13
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Education 412
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5
Health Professions and Related Programs 723
History 1
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 212
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 17
Theology and Religious Vocations 2
Visual and Performing Arts 5
Grand total 214548

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Assumption 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $40,958
Out-of-state $40,958
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $12,578
Out-of-state $12,578

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 487 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 486 99% $23,510
Student loan aid 375 76% $9,173

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,963 95% $21,556
Federal student loans 1,450 70% $6,800

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Assumption 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 Assumption College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,178 2,139 2,039
Percent admitted 100% 75% 88%
Percent admitted who enrolled 13% 12% 15%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Assumption College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 2,428
Undergraduate enrollment 2,036
Graduate enrollment 392

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

Assumption College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

*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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