#26 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

College of Our Lady of the Elms

Chicopee, Massachusetts

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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

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 1,565 prospective students applied, and 1,063 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 184 enrolled in the school.  985 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 394 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $37,605 plus fees of $1,844. Elms College is ranked 428 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2023 U.S. Colleges Ranking.












Elms College is rated within the top 44% 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

College of Our Lady of the Elms overview
SAT 1050/1195
GPA 3.42

Applications Accepted

College of Our Lady of the Elms overview
Applications Due Jun 15, 2023
Applicant Competition 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$1,500
Other Fees$1,844
Room and Board $14,395
Budget for Other Expenses$2,416
Total One Year Cost$57,760

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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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