#29 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

Curry College

Milton, Massachusetts

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Curry College overview
Location Milton, Massachusetts
Online curry.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Curry College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Curry College is a private institution nestled in the suburban town of Milton, Massachusetts, just seven miles from the cultural and academic hub of Boston. Founded in 1879, the college stands on a picturesque 131-acre campus known for its blend of modern and historical architecture. Curry offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate degrees, with notable emphasis on programs such as Business Management, Communication, Education, and Nursing. The college also provides a selection of graduate programs tailored to professional advancement. With a moderately selective admissions process, Curry upholds a commitment to providing personalized education through its average class size and student-focused approach. On-campus housing is available, with a variety of residence halls and living-learning communities that cater to students' diverse preferences and lifestyles. Curry College does not specifically emphasize an athletic program as a core identity feature.

In the most recent statistical year 4,743 prospective students applied, and 4,151 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 490 enrolled in the school.  1,755 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 297 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $42,440 plus fees of $2,480. Curry College is ranked 591 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2024 U.S. Colleges Ranking.












Curry College is rated within the top 50% 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
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SAT 1083/1165
GPA 3.01

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due Apr 1, 2024
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Curry College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$2,480
Room and Board $17,030
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$65,250

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$50,700 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

48% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Curry College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 32%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 18%
Business 15%
Communication 11%
Psychology 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165529 IPEDS survey data for Curry College.

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