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Simmons University

Simmons University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Boston, MA. The 2019 average net price at Simmons University is $29,601. Acceptance rate is 69.72%. The school has a total enrollment of 6,082.


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Location: Boston, MA
Student Body: 6,082
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.simmons.edu
Acceptance Rate: 69.72%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 69.72%
  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2021
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $55
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $39,660
Grad Tuition: $21,726
Room and Board: $15,200
Books and Supplies: $1,280
Other Fees: $1,190
Average Net Price: $29,601
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 395
  • Men / Women Ratio: 0 / 395
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 580 - 660
  • Median SAT Math Range: 550 - 640
  • Median ACT Range: 24 - 24
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 17
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 35%
  • Public Admin, Social Services: 22%
  • Library Science: 12%
  • Psychology: 7%
  • Education: 6%

Academic Programs

Simmons University offers 144 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSimmons University offers 66 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Consumer Merchandising, Retailing Management Degree
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General Degree
  • Foodservice Systems Administration, Management Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSimmons University offers 41 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Communication
Computer Science
Education
  • Education, General Degree
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals In Elementary Special Education Programs Degree
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals In Junior High, Middle School Special Education Programs Degree
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals In Secondary Special Education Programs Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
  • English, Language Arts Teacher Education Degree
  • History Teacher Education Degree
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
  • Multicultural Education Degree
  • School Librarian, School Library Media Specialist Degree
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
  • Urban Education and Leadership Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies
Library Science
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsSimmons University offers 11 Doctorate Degree Programs
Computer Science
Education
Health Professions
Library Science
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Certificate ProgramsSimmons University offers 18 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other Degree
Education
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Library Science
Psychology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 73%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 74%
  • 1st Year Retention: 82%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $52,400
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 6,082
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 62%
  • Unknown: 14%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Hispanic Students: 6%
  • Asian Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%