63%

Acceptance Rate

$22,599

Avg.Financial Aid

002211

FAFSA Code

About Springfield College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,139

Website

www.springfield.edu/

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CIHE

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

Not applicable

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

Yes

Springfield College, which is located in Springfield, MA is a private university. It was in 1885 when the Springfield College was founded. Notably, the official colors of the university are maroon and white. In addition to over 2,227 undergraduate students, SC also boasts of over 1019 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 3,246. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 295 faculty. Around 98% of the students are 24 and under at Springfield College. At SC around 73% are white, 8% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 5% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 50% of the students are females and 50% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including John Cena (Bodybuilder, Rapper), James Naismith (Professor, Coach), Donald M. Payne (Politician, Educator), and Erin Pac (Bobsleigher) in its 135 years of existence. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 158 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by SC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association), APTA (American Physical Therapy Association), CSWE (Council on Social Work Education), and NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges). $77 million (2019) is the total value of endowment of the Springfield College.

Location & Contact

Address

263 Alden St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4137483116
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Springfield College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

63%

SAT Range

1050 - 1240

ACT Range

22 - 27

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The university takes in few each year. Moreover, admission to SC is easy. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $50, as part of the admission process at SC. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1020-1220, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 20 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Springfield College is 23. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 263 Alden St, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109-3797, or call (413) 748-3116.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$29,032

Average Annual Cost

$36,920

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$524

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

$12,550

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,250

Total One Year Cost

$53,244

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to SC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $55,585. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($39,305), books and supplies ($1,100), room and boarding ($12,930), and budget for other expenses ($2,250). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

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

81%

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

43%

Male Professors

57%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

84 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

71 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

57 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

38 Graduates

Psychology, General

26 Graduates

Biological and Biomedical Sciences,...

25 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

22 Graduates

Education, General

21 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

21 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

20 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

14 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

12 Graduates

Marketing

10 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

8 Graduates

Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fit...

8 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

7 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

7 Graduates

Area Studies

6 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Mathematics and Computer Science

4 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

3 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

3 Graduates

Dance

3 Graduates

Sociology

3 Graduates

Biology, General

2 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

2 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

2 Graduates

History

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,129

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

23%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

50%

US National: 44%

Female

50%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

73% White

5% Unknown

6% Black

9% 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

2%

Unknown Location

64%

Out Of State

34%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$64,281 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 93% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

93%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,830/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,720/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,720/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Pride

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

414

Total Female Athletes

241

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

12

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Gymnastics

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Gymnastics

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,930 per year. The students at Springfield College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,720 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 50% male and 50% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,100/year

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

$0$100,000

$22,117

$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.

$230 - 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.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,599

Students Receiving Federal Grants

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,753

Students Receiving State Aid

12%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,673

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$20,861

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$30,020

$30K - $48K

$30,412

$48K - $75K

$28,301

$75K - $110K

$22,634

> $110K

$17,870

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$40,543,446

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,636,092

The financial aid department of Springfield College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,609, whereas the financial aid is $21,125. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,323, while the institutional aid is $21,125. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Springfield College amount to $40,543,446 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $4,636,092.

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