Simmons College


Quick Facts

Updated U.S. Gov IPEDS 2017-18
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Top Ranked
  • Location: Boston, MA
  • Student Body: 6,283
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Private
  • Campus Type: Urban
  • Web Site: www.simmons.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 60.44%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 60.44%
  • Application Deadline: February 1, 2019
  • International Students: 7%
  • Application Fee: $55
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • Tuition: $38,500
  • Grad Tuition: $20,988
  • Room and Board: $14,800
  • Books and Supplies: $1,280
  • Other Fees: $1,110
  • Average Net Price: $29,690
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 401
  • Men / Women Ratio: 0 / 401
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 580 - 660
  • Median SAT Math Range: 550 - 650
  • Median ACT Range: 24 - 24
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: 7%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 29
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 38%
  • Social Sciences: 9%
  • Business: 9%
  • Biological: 6%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 6%

Academic Programs

Simmons College offers 98 Total Programs in Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate 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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Certificate ProgramsSimmons College offers 17 Certificate Programs
Business
Education
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Library Science
Psychology
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsSimmons College offers 66 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Ethnic
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsSimmons College offers 41 Master's Degree Programs
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Ethnic
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Library Science
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsSimmons College offers 11 Doctorate Degree Programs
Computer Science
Education
Health Professions
Library Science
Psychology
Public Admin

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: 6,283
  • 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%