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#14 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

Simmons University

Boston, Massachusetts

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Overview

Student Population
6,263
Simmons University overview
Location Boston, Massachusetts
Online simmons.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large City
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Boston, Massachusetts, Simmons University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,905 prospective students applied, and 2,398 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 451 enrolled in the school.  3,151 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,112 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $40,850 plus fees of $1,067. Simmons University is ranked 146 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

8/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
10/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
9/10
Value

Simmons University is rated within the top 26% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Simmons University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
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SAT 1060/1250
ACT 24/29
GPA 3.69
Applications Accepted
82.5% 
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $55

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$40,850
Costs for Simmons University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,280
Other Fees$1,067
Room and Board $14,022
Budget for Other Expenses$2,550
Total One Year Cost$59,769

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$52,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Simmons University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 37%
Social Sciences 9%
Psychology 9%
Communication 9%
Business 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=167783 IPEDS survey data for Simmons University.

Current students may use the Simmons University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.