#20 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

College of Our Lady of the Elms

Chicopee, Massachusetts

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Student Population
College of Our Lady of the Elms overview
Location Chicopee, Massachusetts
Online elms.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
College of Our Lady of the Elms overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Chicopee, Massachusetts, College of Our Lady of the Elms is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 875 prospective students applied, and 657 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 180 enrolled in the school.  1,112 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 419 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $35,270 plus fees of $1,730. Elms College is ranked 471 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Elms College is rated within the top 45% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Very Easy
College of Our Lady of the Elms overview
SAT 970/1130
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.23
Applications Accepted
College of Our Lady of the Elms overview
Applications Due Jun 15, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for College of Our Lady of the Elms
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,150
Other Fees$1,730
Room and Board $13,600
Budget for Other Expenses$2,416
Total One Year Cost$54,166

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
58% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by College of Our Lady of the Elms students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 49%
Business 12%
Human Services 9%
History 5%
General Studies 4%

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