Nichols College

Dudley, Massachusetts

Nichols College Overview

Student population

AddressCenter Rd
Dudley, MA
School Websitewww.nichols.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Nichols College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Dudley, Massachusetts that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,435 students applied to Nichols College. Of those students, 2,003 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Nichols College was $33,800, in addition to fees of $1,200. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Nichols College.

Nichols College has a 55% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Nichols College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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The Nichols College acceptance rate is 82%. To put this into perspective, 2,003 of the 2,435 students who applied to Nichols College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Nichols College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Nichols College had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Nichols College was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Nichols College as part of their application.

Nichols College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Nichols College, the tuition for in-state residents is $33,800. Combined with fees of $1,200, room and board costs of $13,950, other expenses of $2,200 and the $1,400 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $35,000 in tuition.

Students at Nichols College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Nichols College was $4,590 last year, with 38% of students being awarded federal aid.

Nichols College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Nichols College.

Nichols College has a good gender split, with 38% of undergraduates being female and 62% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Massachusetts residents; in fact, 56% of all students reside in Massachusetts. However, 39% of students come from out-of-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Nichols College is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Nichols College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
HISTORY
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

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