Assumption College

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world rank  2536

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University Overview

Established in 1904, Assumption College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Worcester (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Assumption College (AC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Assumption College (AC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 114 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym AC
Founded 1904
Motto Until Christ be Formed in You
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 500 Salisbury Street
Worcester (population range: 50,000-249,999)
01609-1296 Massachusetts
United States
T +1 (508) 767 7000
F +1 (508) 756 1780

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 500 Salisbury Street
Worcester 01609-1296
+1 (866) 477-7776
(508) 767-7285

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Assumptionists - www.assumption.us

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Assumption College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
New England Commission of Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation
1949


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)

Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Colleges of Worcester Consortium
  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018