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Assumption College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Assumption College

Website: http://www.assumption.edu
Address: 500 Salisbury St , Worcester , Massachusetts - 01609-1296
Phone: (508) 767-7000
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Campus setting
Midsize City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (medium programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Northeast 10 Conference
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services No
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $50
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
3,889
1,871
2,018
Percent admitted
71%
65%
78%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
22%
21%
23%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
480
580
SAT Math
480
585
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
19
25
ACT English
18
25
ACT Math
17
24
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $28,686
Out-of-state tuition $28,686
Books and supplies $850
On-campus room and board $9,776
On-campus other expenses $1,530
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
97%
-
Federal grant aid
12%
$4,268
State or local grant aid
33%
$1,347
Institutional grant aid
94%
-
Loan aid
79%
$10,586
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
2,876
38%
62%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 2,430
Estimated graduates enrolled 458
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 75%
Men 75%
Women 76%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 73%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 75%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 75%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $26,060 $27,485 $28,851 $30,171 4.6%
Books and supplies $850 $850 $850 $1,000 17.6%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $9,170 $9,492 $9,776 $10,070 3.0%
Other $1,530 $1,530 $1,530 $1,500 -2.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $9,170 $9,492 $9,776 $10,070 3.0%
Other $1,530 $1,530 $1,530 $1,500 -2.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,130 $2,130 $2,130 $2,000 -6.1%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $37,610 $39,357 $41,007 $42,741 4.2%
Off Campus $37,610 $39,357 $41,007 $42,741 4.2%
Off Campus with Family $29,040 $30,465 $31,831 $33,171 4.2%
 

Map & Directions

Map of Assumption College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $50
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,719 1,824 1,895
Percent admitted 79% 74% 85%
Percent admitted who enrolled 17% 16% 18%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank X  
Secondary school record X  
Recommendations X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 496 96%
ACT 121 24%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 7/1/1949 -   Accredited