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:www.assumption.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.assumption.edu/admissions/applying
Address:500 Salisbury St, Worcester, MA 01609-1296
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,607
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):73%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,313 (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:$36,260
Out-of-state Tuition:$36,260
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,054

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Assumption College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Assumption College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies4
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7161
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs12
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education212
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5
Health Professions and Related Programs512
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities122
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation2
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences17
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts15
Grand total204486

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Health Professions and Related Programs111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Social Sciences11
Grand total1451

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$36,260
Out-of-state$36,260
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,650
Out-of-state$11,650

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid56198%
Grant or scholarship aid56198%$20,054
Student loan aid40671%$9,405

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,01790%$20,248
Federal student loans1,56270%$6,961

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,5592,2082,351
Percent admitted100%71%84%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%12%14%

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

Assumption College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,607
Undergraduate enrollment2,189
Graduate enrollment418

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 Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

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