81%

Acceptance Rate

$23,510

Avg.Financial Aid

002118

FAFSA Code

About Assumption College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,428

Website

https://www.assumption.edu

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CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Assumption College is a four-year private not-for-profit Roman Catholic, liberal arts college that is located in Worcester, Massachusetts and is spread over 185 acres of land. The establishment of the college in 1904, was a dream come true of the Augustinians, who vowed to serve humanity through teaching.

The college became a co-educational institution, allowing both men and women as the faculty members, and female students into its programs of study in 1969. The total student population of the college is 2,607 that includes 2,145 full-time students and 462 part-time students. It includes students from diverse backgrounds of different age, culture, discipline, and faith

  • 98% of students complete their degree in four years. 

  • The student-faculty ratio is 11:1.

  • College graduation rate is 74%.

  • College acceptance rate is 79%.


Online Education at Assumption College

In the recent era, online education has been a trending way to gain an education. People can take up any courses from the place they are located, it may be anywhere in the world. It gives flexibility and convenience to the people who want to be graduated even in their busy schedule.


 Reviews

Here are some of the reviews given by the students of the college. 

  • The college provides a wonderful student-teacher relationship. 

  • It has a small campus that makes the students know each other very quickly.

  • It has clubs and organizations that promote extracurricular skills in the students.

  • The campus is a tight-knit community, and the location is slightly away from the city part of Worcester.

Location & Contact

Address

500 Salisbury St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5087677000
Fax: 5087677000
Request Info

Rankings

As per US News, the college rankings are given below.

  • The college ranks 28th in 'Regional Universities-North'.

  • It ranked 6th in 'Best Undergraduate Teaching'.

  • It ranked 22th in 'Best Value Schools'. 

According to Forbes, the college rankings are as follows.

  • The college got 403rd rank in 'Top Colleges'.

  • It secured 267th rank in 'Private Colleges'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

81%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$29,854

Average Annual Cost

$40,208

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$750

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,685

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,800

Total One Year Cost

$56,443

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

83%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

55%

Male Professors

45%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

76 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

53 Graduates

Marketing

43 Graduates

Psychology, General

36 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

33 Graduates

Biology, General

28 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

26 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

25 Graduates

Political Science and Government

24 Graduates

History

20 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

20 Graduates

Economics

18 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

18 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

14 Graduates

Criminology

14 Graduates

Mathematics

13 Graduates

International Business

11 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Legal Support Services

7 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

5 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

4 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

4 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

4 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

4 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Area Studies

3 Graduates

Computer Science

3 Graduates

Gerontology

3 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

3 Graduates

International/Global Studies

3 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

2 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

2 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

2 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

1 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

1 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,036

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

20%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

74% White

6% Unknown

5% Black

8% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

35%

Out Of State

64%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$80,097 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 92% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

92%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$8,030/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,655/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,655/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Greyhounds

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Northeast 10 Conference

Total Male Athletes

293

Total Female Athletes

251

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

9

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Field Hockey

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$45,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$55,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$26,804

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$278 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$23,510

Students Receiving Federal Grants

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,944

Students Receiving State Aid

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,261

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,028

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$28,803

$30K - $48K

$27,019

$48K - $75K

$25,787

$75K - $110K

$23,869

> $110K

$21,378

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,221,177

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$8,596,690

The financial aid office in the college is committed to helping the students to finance their education. It may be provided in the form of scholarships, grants, work-study, and federal and state loans.

Students must fill the FAFSA form to apply for financial aid. Assumption College federal school code is 002118.

  • Federal Aid consists of Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Direct PLUS Loans, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, and Federal Work Study.

  • State Aid includes MASS Grant, Massachusetts Gilbert Grant, MEFA Loan, and more.

  • Institutional Aid consists of Assumption College Grant, Presidential Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship, Vocal Music Scholarship, Brassard Scholarship, Milleret Scholarship, and Institutional Work Study.

  • Military Aid consists of the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Fry Scholarship, MyCAA, and Yellow Ribbon Program. 

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