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Thomas College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Thomas College

Website: http://www.thomas.edu
Address: 180 W River Rd , Waterville , Maine - 04901-5097
Phone: (207) 859-1111
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's
Campus setting
Fringe Rural
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
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 No
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $50
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
691
385
306
Percent admitted
77%
88%
64%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
41%
37%
47%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
420
520
SAT Math
430
530
SAT Writing
410
500
ACT Composite
15
19
ACT English
13
19
ACT Math
15
23
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $19,230
Out-of-state tuition $19,230
Books and supplies $800
On-campus room and board $8,170
On-campus other expenses $2,000
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
96%
-
Federal grant aid
47%
$4,319
State or local grant aid
63%
$2,064
Institutional grant aid
95%
-
Loan aid
91%
$6,574
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
943
47%
53%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 756
Estimated graduates enrolled 187
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 51%
Men 48%
Women 54%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 40%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 50%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 51%

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 $17,730 $18,710 $19,750 $20,440 3.5%
Books and supplies $800 $800 $800 $800 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $7,430 $7,780 $8,170 $8,410 2.9%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $5,940 $5,940 $5,940 $5,940 0.0%
Other $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $27,960 $29,290 $30,720 $31,650 3.0%
Off Campus $27,070 $28,050 $29,090 $29,780 2.4%
Off Campus with Family $21,130 $22,110 $23,150 $23,840 3.0%
 

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $50
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 651 332 319
Percent admitted 82% 80% 83%
Percent admitted who enrolled 40% 41% 40%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 247 99%
ACT 2 1%
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.
SAT Critical Reading 400 500
SAT Math 450 510
SAT Writing 420 480

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 12/1/1969 -   Accredited