Springfield College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

263 Alden Street

Springfield, MA 01109

(413) 748-3136

(800) 343-1257

Fax: (413) 748-3694



Contact: Richard Veres

Director of Admissions
Main Address

263 Alden Street

Springfield, MA 01109

(413) 748-3000

www.springfieldcollege.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,242

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 618

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,216

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Essay(s) required
Required: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is required

Very important admission factors:

Extracurricular Activities
Recommendations
Rigor of secondary school record
Academic GPA

Important admission factors:

Application Essay
Standardized Test Scores
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered:

Alumni Relation
Geographical Residence
Interview
Racial/Ethnic Status
Talent/Ability
Level of Applicant’s Interest

School achievement record, essay, extracurricular activities, personal references, and test scores important.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Dance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Art Therapy B
Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology B
Emergency Medical Technology B
Health System Administration B
Medical Records Administration B
Physician Assistance B
Predentistry B
Public Health B
Recreational Therapy B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy B
Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degrees, certificates and diplomas 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.

Springfield College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(413) 748-3116
Website:www.springfield.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.springfield.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/application-instructions-for-first-year-students
Address:263 Alden St, Springfield, MA 01109-3797
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,144
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):69%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:3,144 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$35,475
Out-of-state Tuition:$35,475
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,288

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Springfield College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Springfield College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services51
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education2121
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs104
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies431
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total334122

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Springfield 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$35,475
Out-of-state$35,475
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$29,835
Out-of-state$29,835

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid53598%
Grant or scholarship aid52897%$20,288
Student loan aid44281%$9,322

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,02394%$19,586
Federal student loans1,68178%$6,772

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Springfield 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 Springfield College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,6161,7881,828
Percent admitted100%66%66%
Percent admitted who enrolled15%16%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

Springfield College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,144
Undergraduate enrollment2,114
Graduate enrollment1,030

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

Springfield College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs

*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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